By: Janek S.B. No. 803
(In the Senate - Filed March 3, 2003; March 10, 2003, read
first time and referred to Committee on Health and Human Services;
March 20, 2003, reported favorably by the following vote: Yeas 9,
Nays 0; March 20, 2003, sent to printer.)
A BILL TO BE ENTITLED
relating to the advertisement and promotion of certain compounded
drug products by a pharmacy or pharmacist.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF TEXAS:
SECTION 1. Chapter 562, Occupations Code, is amended by
adding Subchapter D to read as follows:
SUBCHAPTER D. ADVERTISING OR PROMOTING BY PHARMACIST OR PHARMACY
Sec. 562.151. COMPOUNDING SERVICE AND COMPOUNDED DRUG
PRODUCTS. A compounding pharmacist or pharmacy may advertise or
(1) nonsterile prescription compounding services
provided by the pharmacist or pharmacy; and
(2) specific compounded drug products that the
pharmacy or pharmacist dispenses or delivers.
SECTION 2. This Act takes effect September 1, 2003.
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