1.    The state board of pharmacy may adopt rules that set forth the procedures and methods for implementing the prescription drug monitoring program under this chapter.

Terms Used In North Dakota Code 19-03.5-09

  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • State: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the territories. See North Dakota Code 1-01-49

2.    Each professional licensing board that is responsible for the licensing of individuals authorized to prescribe or dispense controlled substances for human consumption shall adopt rules under chapter 28-32 to require licensed individuals under that board’s jurisdiction who prescribe or dispense controlled substances to humans to utilize the prescription drug monitoring program. In drafting rules required under this subsection, each professional licensing board shall consult with the state board of pharmacy, the other boards required to adopt rules under this subsection, and the advisory council in order to maximize the uniformity among the rules for each profession. All or any of the professional licensing boards subject to the rulemaking requirement of this subsection may conduct a joint rulemaking proceeding under chapter 28-32 to implement rules required by this subsection.