While this week was supposed to be a lighter week at the General Assembly, several health related bills did move. HB96–Allow Pharmacists to Administer Injectable Drugs, was heard in the Senate Health Committee and referred to Senate Rules. The NCMS has been working with a variety of stakeholder groups to modify this bill and has been able to make several positive changes. Review the details of its progression here. Other bills moving this week include HB415 — Update Chiropractic Laws and SB711 — NC Compassionate Care Act, which seeks to legalize medical marijuana. Watch as NCMS Director of Legislative Relations Sue Ann Forrest, MPA reviews the week’s legislative highlights.

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