2013 WISCONSIN ACT 3
An Act to renumber and amend 450.19 (1); and to create 450.19 (1) (a) of the statutes; relating to: the exclusion of veterinarians from the prescription drug monitoring program.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do enact as follows:
450.19 (1) of the statutes is renumbered 450.19 (1) (intro.) and amended to read:
450.19 (1) (intro.) In this section, "prescription:
(b) "Prescription drug" means a substance identified in s. 961.16 or 961.18 or a drug identified by the board by rule as having a substantial potential for abuse.
450.19 (1) (a) of the statutes is created to read:
450.19 (1) (a) "Practitioner" has the meaning given in s. 450.01 (17) but does not include a veterinarian licensed under ch. 453.
(1) The pharmacy examining board may not require a veterinarian licensed under chapter 453 of the statutes to deliver to the board a record that the veterinarian generated in compliance with the program under section 450.19 of the statutes before the effective date of this subsection.