SB 1541

An Act relating to the practice of pharmacy; allowing pharmacist to test or screen for and initiate drug therapy for minor, nonchronic health conditions; specifying allowed tests; allowing pharmacist to dispense certain products under certain protocol; directing promulgation of rules; amending 59 O.S. 2021, Section 353.1, as amended by Section 6, Chapter 288, O.S.L. 2022 (59 O.S. Supp. 2023, Section 353.1), which relates to definitions used in the Oklahoma Pharmacy Act; modifying and adding definitions; updating statutory language and references; providing for codification; providing an effective date; and declaring an emergency. 

Status:
Eligible for a Floor Vote

Location: 
Senate Floor

Session:
2024 Regular Session

NOTES

Expands pharmacists abilities to provide certain care. Allows for the prescription of hormonal birth control and the administration of medical tests and treatment for certain non-chronic minor illnesses.

January 4, 2024

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Jessica Garvin – SD 43
Preston Stinson – HD 96