Recent Adopted Rule Changes


In the June 14, 2019, edition of the Texas Register, the Board adopted amendments to:

  • §281.7 concerning Grounds for Discipline for a Pharmacist License
  • §283.4 concerning Internship Requirements
  • §283.6 concerning Preceptor Requirements and Ratio of Preceptors to Pharmacist-Interns
  • §291.17 concerning Inventory Requirements
  • §291.32 concerning Personnel
  • §291.34 concerning Records
  • §291.55 concerning Records
  • §291.75 concerning Records
  • §291.76 concerning Class C Pharmacies Located in a Freestanding Ambulatory Surgical Center
  • §291.123 concerning Central Prescription Drug or Medication Order Processing
  • §291.151 concerning Pharmacies Located in a Freestanding Emergency Medical Care Facility (Class F)
  • §291.153 concerning Central Prescription Drug or Medication Order Processing Pharmacy (Class G)
  • §295.1 concerning Change of Address and/or Name
  • §295.5 concerning Pharmacist License or Renewal Fees
  • §297.4 concerning Fees
  • §315.2 concerning Official Prescription Form
  • §315.15 concerning Access Requirements

Unless otherwise specified in the rule, these amendments are effective on June 20, 2019. Click here to view the Texas Register publication.

 

In the March 8, 2019, edition of the Texas Register, the Board adopted amendments to:

  • §281.68 concerning Remedial Plan
  • §283.12 concerning Licenses for Military Service Members, Military Veterans, and Military Spouses
  • §291.31 concerning Definitions
  • §291.33 concerning Operational Standards
  • §291.35 concerning Official Prescription Requirements
  • §291.75 concerning Records
  • §291.121 concerning Remote Pharmacy Services
  • §315.12 concerning Schedule III through V Prescription Forms

Unless otherwise specified in the rule, these amendments are effective on March 12, 2019. Click here to view the Texas Register publication.


In the November 30, 2018, edition of the Texas Register, the Board adopted amendments to:

  • §281.62 concerning Aggravating and Mitigating Factors
  • §281.65 concerning Schedule of Administrative Penalties
  • §291.17 concerning Inventory Requirements
  • §291.28 concerning Access to Confidential Records
  • §291.34 concerning Records
  • §291.74 concerning Operational Standards
  • §291.104 concerning Operational Standards
  • §291.129 concerning Satellite Pharmacy
  • §315.6 concerning Pharmacy Responsibility- Electronic Reporting
  • §315.15 concerning Access Requirements

Unless otherwise specified in the rule, these amendments are effective on December 6, 2018. Click here to view the Texas Register publication.

In the September 7, 2018, edition of the Texas Register, the Board adopted amendments to:

  • §291.1 concerning Pharmacy License Application
  • §291.3 concerning Required Notifications
  • §291.19 concerning Administrative Actions as a Result of Compliance Inspection
  • §291.29 concerning Professional Responsibility of Pharmacists
  • §291.31 concerning Definitions
  • §291.32 concerning Personnel
  • §291.33 concerning Operational Standards
  • §291.34 concerning Records
  • §291.74 concerning Operational Standards
  • §291.133 concerning Pharmacists Compounding Sterile Preparations
  • §295.9 concerning Inactive License
  • §295.11 concerning Notification to Consumers
  • §305.2 concerning Pharmacy Technician Training Programs

Unless otherwise specified in the rule, these amendments are effective on September 16, 2018. Click here to view the Texas Register publication.


In the June 8, 2018,edition of the Texas Register, the Board adopted amendments to:

  • §291.9 concerning Prescription Pick Up Locations
  • §291.33 concerning Operational Standards
  • §291.75 concerning Records
  • §291.76 concerning Class C Pharmacies Located in a Freestanding Ambulatory Surgical Center
  • §291.121 concerning Remote Pharmacy Services
  • §291.125 concerning Centralized Prescription Dispensing
  • §291.151 concerning Pharmacies located in a Freestanding Emergency Medical Care Facility (Class F)

Unless otherwise specified in the rule, these amendments are effective on June 10, 2018. Click here to view the Texas Register publication.