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Deadline For Public Comment

Deadline: Nov 14, 2013

The deadline for public comment has expired. Contact the agency or primary contact person listed below for assistance.

Rule Details

Rule Number: 13P040
Title: Rule Governing the Safe Disposal of Unused Medication
Type: Standard
Status: Adopted
Agency: Agency of Human Services
Legal Authority: 18 V.S.A. ยง5291
Summary: This rule provides guidance for the safe disposal of unused drugs prescribed to a patient utilizing 18 V.S.A. chapter 113, Patient Choice at the End of Life.
Persons Affected: It potentially affects those persons who request medication that may hasten the end of the life under 18 V.S.A. chapter 113 and those entities that may accept unused medications such as pharmacies and law enforcement departments.
Economic Impact: There is no expected economic impact.
Posting date: Oct 23,2013

Hearing Information


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Contact Information

Information for Contact # 1
Level: Primary    
Name: David Englander, Vermont Department of Health    
Agency: Agency of Human Services    
Address: Commissioner's Office Suite 301, 108 Cherry Street    
City: Burlington    
State: VT    
Zip: 05402    
Telephone: 802-863-7280    
Fax:    
Email: 
david.englander@state.vt.us
     
 
   
Website Address:  http://healthvermont.gov/regs/index.aspx
     
 
   
Information for Contact # 2
Level: Secondary    
Name: Bessie Weiss, Vermont Department of Health    
Agency: Agency of Human Services    
Address: Commissioner's Office Suite 301, 108 Cherry Street    
City: Burlington    
State: VT    
Zip: 05402    
Telephone: 802-863-7280    
Fax:    
Email: 
bessie.weiss@state.vt.us
     
 
   
Website Address:  http://healthvermont.gov/regs/index.aspx
     
 
   

Keyword Information

Keywords:

Unused medication
Choice at the End of Life
Death with Dignity
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