View Amendment Current Amendment: 1 to Bill 427

The Committee on Medical, Military, Public and Municipal Affairs proposes the following Amendment No. to S. 427 (COUNCIL\WAB\427C001.RT.WAB21):

Reference is to Printer's Date 2/24/21-S.

Amend the bill, as and if amended, by adding an appropriately numbered SECTION to read:

/ SECTION __. Section 40-43-130(B) of the 1976 Code is further amended to read:

"(B) Each licensed pharmacist, as a condition of an active status license renewal, shall complete fifteen hours (1.5 CEU's) of American Council on Pharmaceutical Education (ACPE) accredited continuing pharmacy education or continuing medical education (CME), Category I, or both, each license year. Of the fifteen hours, a minimum of six hours must be obtained through attendance at lectures, seminars, or workshops. At least fifty percent of the total number of hours required must be in drug therapy or patient management and at least one hour must be related to approved procedures for monitoring controlled substances listed in Schedules II, III, and IV of the schedules provided for in Sections 44-53-210, 44-53-230, and 44-53-250." /