An Act To Protect the Safety of Maine Children by Requiring the Express Consent of a Legal Guardian To Dispense Prescription Medication to a Minor
Sec. 1. 22 MRSA §2699-A is enacted to read:
§ 2699-A. Dispensing prescription drugs to minors
A prescription drug may not be dispensed to a minor without the express consent of the minor's parent or legal guardian except under one of the following conditions:
This bill prohibits dispensing prescription drugs to a minor without express consent from the minor's parent or legal guardian unless the minor is living independently of parental or guardian support, is or was married, is or was serving in the Armed Forces of the United States or has been legally emancipated.