Legislation


SB 1314 (see companion bill HB 1419) – Tennessee

Status: In Process
Year Introduced: 2023
Link: https://wapp.capitol.tn.gov/apps/BillInfo/Default.aspx?BillNumber=SB1314&GA=113

As introduced, prohibits a healthcare prescriber from issuing a prescription for a dual-purpose prescription medication for diabetes to a person in this state if the person does not have a diagnosis of diabetes; defines a dual-purpose prescription medication for diabetes as a prescription drug that has a listed indication for diabetes and may also be used for purposes of weight loss in persons who do not have a diagnosis of diabetes. – Amends TCA Title 53; Title 56; Title 63; Title 68 and Title 71.


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