Support Collection and Proper Disposal of Unwanted Drugs

Last updated: Feb 28, 2021

Details about this bill
Category: Pharmacy Related
Status: In Committee
Sponsor: Senator Anne Carney, Senate 29 - Cumberland County
Session: 130
Bill #: LD 8



Update 2/28/2021: This bill received majority support from the committee. It amended the bill to take effect in July 2022. It now moves to the Senate.


This bill provides for the establishment of drug take-back stewardship programs. It requires certain drug manufacturers, as defined in the bill, to operate a drug take-back stewardship program to collect and dispose of certain drugs.