30th Alaska State Legislature
2017, Pharmacy Bills on the Move/Affecting Pharmacy in AK this Session
SB37/HB 9--Board of Pharmacy Wholesaler Licensing Bill
SB53/HB 25--Insurance Coverage for Contraceptives
SB20/HB24--List U-47700 as a Controlled Substance (an amendment adds tramadol to the list of controlled substances)
SB 38--Pharmacy Benefits Managers/Pharmacy Audits--LETTERS REGARDING THIS ISSUE NEEDED!
SB 32--Prescriptions for Biological Products
SB79/HB159--By the Governor, An Act related to the prescription of opioids; establishing the Voluntary Nonopioid Directive Act; relating to the controlled substance prescription database. See Governor's Press Release HERE.
- SB79/HB159 Frequently Asked Questions/Answer Sheet
- Comparison of Pharmacist Responsibilities in PDMP from 2008, at present, and as proposed in SB 79
For more information on pending legislation, read reports by lobbyist below.
Lobbyist Reports- 2017 (Session Begins January 17, 2017)
Capitol Currents, Submitted by AKPhA Lobbyist Caren Robinson