Board of Pharmacy - Board Meeting Information

IMPORTANT:  Effective August 2021, all future meetings of the Board, will take place in-person, at the Maine Department of Professional and Financial Regulation, Gardiner Annex, located at 76 Northern Avenue, Gardiner, Maine, unless otherwise noticed pursuant to Title 1, Section 403-B of the Maine Revised Statutes and the Board Member Remote Participation Policy adopted by the Board on September 2, 2021, or pursuant to a meeting Emergency Declaration.  See Board Meeting Links below for date-specific meeting information.  

All meetings are open to members of the public for observation but not for participation.  If you plan to attend this meeting and wish to confirm that the meeting will take place, please contact the Board's office (or visit this website) 24 hours in advance prior to the meeting.  If you have any questions concerning this agenda, please call (207) 624-8651.

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.

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, Unofficial Draft Minutes (PDF)
October 6, 2022 

Agenda (PDF)

Addendum (PDF)

Emergency Declaration (PDF)

Join the Zoom Meeting Online

Meeting ID: 510 900 8704

Passcode: OPOr2020!

 

 

2021 Board Meeting Links

Date Agenda Minutes
January 7, 2021

Agenda (PDF)

Addendum (PDF)

 

January 7, 2021 Minutes (PDF)
February 4, 2021

Agenda (PDF)

Addendum (PDF)

 

 

 

February 4, 2021 Minutes (PDF)
March 4, 2021

Agenda (PDF)

Addendum (PDF)

Addendum #2 (PDF)

 

March 4, 2021 Minutes (PDF)
April 1, 2021

April 1, 2021 Agenda (PDF)

 

April 1, 2021 Minutes (PDF)
May 6, 2021

May 6, 2021 Agenda (PDF)

May 6, 2021 Addendum (PDF)

May 6, 2021 Addendum #2 (PDF)

 

May 6, 2021 Minutes (PDF)

June 3, 2021

June 3, 2021 Agenda (PDF)

 

June 3, 2021 Minutes (PDF)
August 5, 2021

August 5, 2021 Agenda (PDF)

August 5, 2021 Addendum (PDF)

August 5, 2021 Minutes (PDF)
September 2, 2021

September 2, 2021 Agenda (PDF)

September 2, 2021 Addendum (PDF)

Board Member Remote Participation Policy - Draft (PDF)

September 2, 2021 Minutes (PDF)
October 7, 2021 - Begins at 8:30 a.m.

Agenda October 7, 2021 (PDF)

Addendum October 7, 2021 (PDF)

Emergency Declaration (PDF)

 

 

October 7, 2021 Minutes (PDF)
November 4, 2021 - Begins at 8:30 a.m.

Agenda November 4, 2021 (PDF)

Emergency Declaration (PDF)

 

November 4, 2021 Minutes (PDF)
December 9, 2021 - Begins at 8:30 a.m.

Agenda December 9, 2021 (PDF)

Emergency Declaration (PDF)

 

December 9, 2021 Minutes (PDF)