Post Session Report: May 5, 2014

SB 1180, PN 1981 (Vance) – An Act providing for prescription drug monitoring; creating the ABC-MAP Board; establishing the Achieving Better Care by Monitoring All Prescriptions Program; and providing for unlawful acts and penalties. Senator Costa offered amendment # A06944. The Amendment which was mostly technical in nature, changes the time of requested information from six months to thirty days. The amendment was approved and the bill went over in its order.

SB 1224, PN 1950 (Vance) – Amends Title 51 (Military Affairs) in long-term care patient access to pharmaceuticals, further providing for assisted living residence and personal care home. A vote of 49-0 was recorded.

HB 2019, PN 3004 (Pyle) – An Act designating a bridge on that portion of S.R. 128 over Buffalo Creek, Freeport Borough, Armstrong County, as the Freeport Veterans Bridge. A vote of 49-0 was recorded.