Amendments for SB20-119

Senate Journal, February 26
SB20-119 by Senator(s) Ginal; also Representative(s) Jaquez Lewis--Concerning expanding the
Canadian prescription drug importation program to include prescription drug suppliers
from nations other than Canada upon the enactment of legislation by the United States
congress authorizing such practice.

Amendment No. 1(L.005), by Senator Priola.

Amend printed bill, page 3, line 10, strike "AND".

Page 3, line 15, strike "LAW." and substitute "LAW; AND
(e) THE STATE DEPARTMENT SUBMITS EVIDENCE TO THE
PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE, THE SPEAKER OF THE HOUSE OF
REPRESENTATIVES, THE HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE OF
THE SENATE, AND THE HEALTH AND INSURANCE COMMITTEE OF THE
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES, OR ANY SUCCESSOR COMMITTEES, WHICH
EVIDENCE COMPARES THE EXPORTING NATION'S REGULATORY SYSTEM
FOR PRESCRIPTION DRUGS TO THE REGULATORY SYSTEM FOR
PRESCRIPTION DRUGS ADMINISTERED BY THE UNITED STATES FOOD AND
DRUG ADMINISTRATION PURSUANT TO THE FEDERAL ACT AND
DEMONSTRATES THAT THE EXPORTING NATION'S REGULATORY SYSTEM IS
AS STRINGENT AS THE SYSTEM IN THE UNITED STATES OR OTHERWISE
ENSURES THE SAFETY, PURITY, AND POTENCY OF THE PRESCRIPTION
DRUGS FROM THE EXPORTING NATION. THE EVIDENCE MUST COMPARE THE
REGULATIONS FOR:
(I) SECURING THE SUPPLY CHAIN;
(II) PRESCRIPTION DRUG MANUFACTURING;
(III) PRESCRIPTION DRUG LABELING; AND
(IV) PRESCRIPTION DRUG TRACKING AND TRACING.".


As amended, ordered engrossed and placed on the calendar for third reading and final
passage.