Allow doctors to dispense medicine

Introduced March 12, 2021
Status: Sent to Governor

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Summary

SB 374, proposed by Senator Cary Smith of Billings, follows the Frontier Institute’s recommendations to allow providers to dispense medicine. Montana is one of only five states that prohibits doctors from dispensing the medicine they prescribe in most instances, requiring patients to make an additional trip to the pharmacy.

Last Action

Hearing scheduled for March 24, 2021