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§ 14-509. Dispensing permit exemption; topical medication

West's Annotated Code of MarylandHealth OccupationsEffective: May 8, 2020

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Health Occupations (Refs & Annos)
Title 14. Physicians (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 5. Miscellaneous Provisions (Refs & Annos)
Effective: May 8, 2020
MD Code, Health Occupations, § 14-509
§ 14-509. Dispensing permit exemption; topical medication
“ACCME” defined
(a) In this section, “ACCME” means the Accrediting Council for Continuing Medical Education.
In general
(b) A physician may dispense a topical medication that is approved by the federal Food and Drug Administration for the treatment of hypotrichosis without obtaining a dispensing permit or completing the continuing education required under § 12-102(c)(2)(ii) of this article if the physician:
(1) Otherwise complies with the requirements of § 12-102(c)(2)(ii) of this article; and
(2) Has received a special class of written permit from the Board.
Special class of written permit
(c) The Board may issue a special class of written permit to a physician under subsection (b) of this section if the physician:
(1) Completes 1 hour of continuing medical education per year on the dispensing of topical medications developed by an ACCME-accredited Maryland nonprofit or governmental entity; and
(2) Pays to the Board a $100 permit fee.


Added by Acts 2019, c. 535, § 2, eff. Oct. 1, 2019. Amended by Acts 2020, c. 628, § 1, eff. May 8, 2020.
MD Code, Health Occupations, § 14-509, MD HEALTH OCCUP § 14-509
Current through legislation effective through May 9, 2024, from the 2024 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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