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SS for S 1195 - Requiring Pharmacists to Fill All Prescriptions - Key Vote

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NOTE: THIS IS A SUBSTITUTE BILL, MEANING THE LANGUAGE OF THE ORIGINAL BILL HAS BEEN REPLACED. THE DEGREE TO WHICH THE SUBSTITUTE BILL TEXT DIFFERS FROM THE PREVIOUS VERSION OF THE TEXT CAN VARY GREATLY.

Stage Details

Legislation - Became Law Without Governor's Signature (Executive) -

Title: Requiring Pharmacists to Fill All Prescriptions

Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (55-19) - (Key vote)

Title: Requiring Pharmacists to Fill All Prescriptions

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that requires pharmacist to fill all prescriptions despite their moral, philosophical or religious beliefs.

Highlights:
- Requires that if a pharmacy doesnÂ’t have a drug requested in stock that they either obtain the drug through expedited ordering process or offer to refer the patient to a pharmacy that has the drug (sec. 1). - Establishes that violators of the law be reported to the New Jersey State Board of Pharmacy (sec. 1).
Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (31-6) -
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Requiring Pharmacists to Fill All Prescriptions

Note:

NOTE: THIS IS A SUBSTITUTE BILL, MEANING THE LANGUAGE OF THE ORIGINAL BILL HAS BEEN REPLACED. THE DEGREE TO WHICH THE SUBSTITUTE BILL TEXT DIFFERS FROM THE PREVIOUS VERSION OF THE TEXT CAN VARY GREATLY.

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