Public Laws

124th Legislature

First Regular Session

Chapter 298

S.P. 494 - L.D. 1359

An Act To Improve the Use of Data from the Controlled Substances Prescription Monitoring Program

Be it enacted by the People of the State of Maine as follows:

Sec. 1. 22 MRSA 7250, sub-4, D, as enacted by PL 2003, c. 483, 1, is amended to read:

D. A patient to whom a prescription is written, insofar as the information relates to that patient; and

Sec. 2. 22 MRSA 7250, sub-4, E, as enacted by PL 2003, c. 483, 1, is amended to read:

E. Office personnel or personnel of any vendor or contractor, as necessary for establishing and maintaining the program's electronic system . ; and

Sec. 3. 22 MRSA 7250, sub-4, F is enacted to read:

F. The office that administers the MaineCare program pursuant to chapter 855 for the purposes of managing the care of its members, monitoring the purchase of controlled substances by its members and avoiding duplicate dispensing of controlled substances.

Effective September 12, 2009

Office of the Revisor of Statutes
State House, Room 108
Augusta, ME 04333