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HB 1073: Health Care Practitioner Prescribing Practices

GENERAL BILL by Plasencia

Health Care Practitioner Prescribing Practices; Requires health care practitioners to refer or prescribe nonpharmaceutical interventional therapies for chronic nonmalignant pain or acute pain before prescribing opioid; requires licensed massage therapist to maintain & submit certain patient records to practitioner; requires insurance to cover specified number of therapies.

Effective Date: 7/1/2019

Last Action: 5/3/2019 House - Died in Health Market Reform Subcommittee

Bill Text [pdf]

Current Bill Version Posted: 02/25/2019 at 02:22 PM

  • Related Bills (1)

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    S 1360 by Gruters
    Alternative Treatments to Controlled Substances
    Last Action: 5/3/2019 S Died in Health Policy
  • Citations - Statutes (3)

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    Citation and Catchline Location in Bill
    456.44 Controlled substance prescribing. Page 2 [pdf]
    627.413 Contents of policies, in general; identification. Page 5 [pdf]
    641.201 Applicability of other laws. Page 6 [pdf]
  • Bill History

    S = Senate, H = House

    Date Chamber Action
    2/25/2019 H • Filed
    3/4/2019 H • Referred to Health Market Reform Subcommittee; Appropriations Committee; Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 111
    3/5/2019 H • Introduced -HJ 111
    5/3/2019 H • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
    • Died in Health Market Reform Subcommittee
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