HOUSE BILL NO. 5072

June 17, 2021, Introduced by Reps. Berman, Roth, O'Malley, Carra and Whitsett and referred to the Committee on Health Policy.

A bill to amend 1978 PA 368, entitled

"Public health code,"

by amending section 17748f (MCL 333.17748f), as added by 2020 PA 142.

the people of the state of michigan enact:

Sec. 17748f. (1) A pharmacy shall obtain a license as a wholesale distributor under this part if the total number of dosage units of all prescription drugs distributed by the pharmacy to a person during any consecutive 12-month period is more than 5% of the total number of dosage units of prescription drugs distributed and dispensed by the pharmacy during the same 12-month period. The calculation of the 5% threshold described in this subsection must not include a distribution of a prescription drug that is exempt from the definition of wholesale distribution under 21 USC 353(e)(4).

(2) A pharmacy shall obtain a license as a manufacturer under this part if, during any consecutive 12-month period, the total number of dosage units of all prescription drugs that are prepared or compounded by the pharmacy for the resale, compounding, or dispensing by another person is more than 5% of the total number of dosage units of prescription drugs prepared by the pharmacy during the same 12-month period.