Allow for the Sale of Nonprescription Drugs through Vending Machines

Last updated: Jun 25, 2019

Details about this bill
Category: Pharmacy Related
Status: Passed
Sponsor: Representative Maureen Terry, House 26
Session: 129
Bill #: LD 37

Position:

Monitoring.

UPDATE: This bill has been passed into law: http://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/bills/bills_129th/chapters/PUBLIC454.asp

UPDATE: The bill received a divided report from the committee. The amended bill may specify that OTC vending machines cannot be in K-12 schools.

Summary:

Representative Terry of Gorham would create a limited exception to the prohibition against the sale of drugs by vending machines to allow for the sale of nonprescription drugs by vending machines.