Drug Policy

2020 Regular Session

Drug Policy

Bill Number Bill Description Bill Status
HB 79
Not Rated
Oxycontin pills; limit RX to 75 pills per RX unless patient is hospitalized or in nursing home. Dead
Analysis:
HB 320
Not Rated
Hemp-derived CBD oil; exclude from schedule I controlled substances list. Dead
Analysis:
HB 532
Not Rated
Prescription drugs; require Attorney General to compile certain lists of those essential for treating diabetes and costs of. Dead
Analysis:
HB 785
Good Policy
Pseudoephedrine and ephedrine; authorize sales and purchase of certain products containing without a prescription. Alive
Analysis:
HB 1162
Neutral
Uniform Control Substance Act; revise schedule to add certain substances. Alive
Analysis:
HB 1163
Not Rated
Controlled substance prescriptions; must be issued by electronic prescription, with certain exceptions. Dead
Analysis:
HB 1208
Good Policy
'Mississippi Hemp Cultivation Act'; enact to provide for regulation of hemp. Alive
Analysis:
HB 1210
Not Rated
Industrial hemp; legalize and regulate for certain purposes. Dead
Analysis:
HB 1213
Not Rated
Mississippi Medical Marijuana Act of 2020; create. Dead
Analysis:
HB 1284
Not Rated
Kratom; include in list of Schedule I controlled substances list. Dead
Analysis:
HB 1287
Not Rated
Kratom; include in Schedule I controlled substances list. Dead
Analysis:
HB 1411
Not Rated
Mississippi Medical Marijuana Act of 2020; create. Dead
Analysis:
HB 1502
Not Rated
Opiod drugs; prescriber shall discuss with patient before prescribing, the risks of the drugs and available alternatives. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2802
Not Rated
Controlled substance prescriptions; require electronic prescribing. Alive
Analysis:
KEY: * = Amended % = 3/5ths Vote Required V = Vetoed
  $ = Revenue @ = Exempted From Deadline P = Partially Vetoed