Notices of Intent to Amend Nonresident Pharmacy Permit and Hydrocodone Combination Products Rules

The Georgia Board of Pharmacy shall hold a public hearing and consider the proposed amendments at its meeting on Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at 11:30 A.M. at the Mercer University College of Pharmacy, 3001 Mercer University Drive, Atlanta, GA 30341.

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Notices of Intent to Amend Facility Permit, Procedural and Organizational Rules

The Georgia Board of Pharmacy shall hold a public hearing and consider the proposed changes to the Rules at its meeting on Wednesday, December 17, 2014 at 12:00 PM at the Department of Community Health, 2 Peachtree Street, 36th Floor, Atlanta, GA 30303.

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New Policy on Labeling of Prescription Drugs

At its meeting on October 22, 2014, the Georgia Board of Pharmacy voted to adopt the following policy regarding the labeling of prescription drugs.

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Notices of Intent to Amend Compounding, Record-Keeping, Synthetic Cannabinoids Rules and Notice of Intent to Adopt Hydrocodone Combination Products Rule

The Georgia Board of Pharmacy shall hold a public hearing and consider the proposed changes to the Rules at its meeting on Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at 12:00 PM at the Department of Community Health, 2 Peachtree Street NW, 36th Floor, Atlanta, GA 30303.

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Non-Resident Pharmacy Applications Now Available

The Georgia Board of Pharmacy (“Board”) has begun offering a new form: the initial application for permitting of non-resident pharmacies.

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Hydrocodone Combination Products (HCPs) Move to Schedule II Only

The DEA has finalized its rule to reschedule hydrocodone combination product (HCP) from Schedule III to Schedule II. The only change this rule has is to delete any reference to HCPs from Schedule III. The rule becomes effective on October 6, 2014.

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Notice of Publication of Final Rule for the Disposal of Controlled Substances under the Disposal Act

On August 25, 2014, the Administrator of the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) authorized publication of the final rule for the Disposal of Controlled Substances. The final rule is on public display, as of 8:45 AM EST on Monday, September 8, 2014.

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Notices of Intent to Adopt Nonresident Pharmacy Rule, Mail Order Rules, Record-Keeping and Prescription Drug Order Rules

The Georgia Board of Pharmacy shall hold a public hearing and consider the proposed changes to the Rules at its meeting on Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 12:00 PM at the Department of Community Health, 2 Peachtree Street NW, 36th Floor, Atlanta, GA 30303.

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Online Applications Now Available

The Georgia Board of Pharmacy (“Board”) has begun offering a new online service: the ability to submit an initial application for licensure for pharmacists, pharmacy interns, and pharmacy technicians.

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Notices of Intent to Adopt Nonresident Pharmacy Rule, Mail Order Rules, Synthetic Cannabinoids Rule

At its meeting on July 16, 2014, the Georgia Board of Pharmacy voted to table proposed Rule 480-6-.02 (Nonresident Pharmacy Permit Rule), 480-48-.01 (Definitions), and 480-48-.02 (Conditions for Use of Delivery by Mail).

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