Improve Prescription Information Access

Last updated: Apr 12, 2021

Details about this bill
Category: Pharmacy Related
Status: Passed
Sponsor: Representative Margaret Craven, House 59
Session: 130
Bill #: LD 172



Update 2/28/2021: The committee discussed the bill, but took no action. Currently tabled.

Update: The committee modified the bill to a resolve to ask the board of pharmacy to study the issue and report back.


Representative Craven of Lewiston would require a 2-dimensional machine-scannable barcode that allows a patient to digitally access prescription information to appear on the prescription label. A similar bill last session was defeated.