Board of Pharmacy - Board Meeting Information

IMPORTANT:  Generally, the public may attend a board meeting in-person or remotely via Zoom.  However, please note that there may be an emergency or urgent issue such that the board limits public attendance at a meeting solely to remote methods (via Zoom) and there will not be an in-person location, pursuant to 1 M.R.S. § 403-B and the board’s remote participation policy.

Please confirm the date-specific meeting location and information, including the meeting Zoom link, by visiting the board’s webpage no more than 24 hours in advance of the meeting.  Please contact (207) 624-8651 if you need assistance.

The Department of Professional and Financial Regulation does not discriminate on the basis of disability in admission to, access to, or operation of its programs, services or activities. Individuals who need auxiliary aid for effective communication in programs and services of the Department are invited to make their needs and preferences known to the Department's ADA Compliance Coordinator.

Please Note: All meetings and meeting agendas are subject to change.  We advise you to frequently check the website for any changes or cancelations.

New Meeting Start Time: As of October 7, 2021, all Board Meetings will begin at 8:30 a.m.

2023 Board Meeting Links

Date Agenda Minutes
January 5, 2023

Agenda (PDF)

Addendum (PDF)

Emergency Declaration (PDF)

January 5, 2023, Unofficial Minutes (PDF)

February 2, 2023

Agenda (PDF)

Emergency Declaration (PDF)

Join the Zoom Meeting Online

Meeting ID: 510 900 8704

Passcode: OPOr2020!

 

 

 

2022 Board Meeting Links

Date Agenda Minutes
January 6, 2022

Agenda (PDF)

Emergency Declaration (PDF)

January 6, 2022 Minutes (PDF)
February 3, 2022

Agenda (PDF)

Addendum (PDF)

Emergency Declaration (PDF)

February 3, 2022 Minutes (PDF)
March 3, 2022

Agenda (PDF)

Emergency Declaration (PDF)

March 3, 2022 Minutes (PDF)
April 7, 2022

Agenda (PDF)

Emergency Declaration (PDF)

April 7, 2022 Minutes (PDF)
May 5, 2022

Agenda (PDF)

Addendum (PDF)

Emergency Declaration (PDF)

May 5, 2022 Minutes (PDF)
May 18, 2022

Agenda (PDF)

Emergency Declaration (PDF)

May 18, 2022 Minutes (PDF)
June 2, 2022

Agenda (PDF)

Addendum (PDF)

Emergency Declaration (PDF)

 

June 2, 2022 Minutes (PDF)
August 4, 2022

Agenda (PDF)

Addendum (PDF)

Emergency Declaration (PDF)

Rulemaking Discussion:

1. Chapter 4-A, Administration of Drugs and Vaccines and Operation of Drug and Vaccine Administration Clinics (Amend)

2. Chapter 41, Sale of Nonprescription Drugs Through Vending Machine Outlets (NEW)

3. Chapter 42, Compounding Drugs for Veterinary Office Use (NEW)

August 4, 2022 Minutes (PDF)

August 22, 2022: Workshop on Rulemaking         Begins at 1:30 p.m.

Agenda for Workshop on Rulemaking (PDF)

1. Chapter 4-A, Administration of Drugs and Vaccines and Operation of Drug and Vaccine Administration Clinics (Amend)

2. Chapter 41, Sale of Nonprescription Drugs Through Vending Machine Outlets (NEW)

 

 

Report on the August 22, 2022 Workshop on Rulemaking (PDF)
September 1, 2022

Agenda (PDF)

Addendum (PDF)

Chapter 4-A, Administration of Drugs and Vaccines and Operation of a Vaccine Administration Clinic Inside, Outside or off the Premises of a Licensed Retail Pharmacy, Rural Health Clinic or Free Clinic 

Chapter 41, Sale of Nonprescription Drugs Through Vending Machine Outlets

September 1, 2022 Minutes (PDF)
October 6, 2022 

Agenda (PDF)

Addendum (PDF)

Emergency Declaration (PDF)

October 6, 2022 Minutes (PDF)
November 3, 2022

Agenda (PDF)

Addendum (PDF)

Chapter 41, Sale of Nonprescription Drugs Through Vending Machine Outlets (VMO) - Update by AAG Willis (PDF)

Emergency Declaration (PDF)

 

November 3, 2022 Minutes (PDF)

December 1, 2022                                                  Begins at 8:15 a.m.

Agenda (PDF)

Agenda Corrected (PDF)

Addendum (PDF)

Notice of Agency Rulemaking Proposal

Chapter 4-A, Administration of Drugs and Vaccines (Amend)

Chapter 41, Sales of Nonprescription Drugs Through Vending Machine Outlets (New)

Chapter 42, Compounding Drugs for Veterinary Office Use (New)                                          

Emergency Declaration (PDF)

 

December 1, 2022, Minutes (PDF)