45100616 - Prescription Drug Registration and Monitoring Fee RR

Account Description FY2013
Spending
FY2014
GAA
4510-0616 Prescription Drug Registration and Monitoring Fee RR
For the department of public health, which may expend not more than $1,295,175 for a drug registration and monitoring program from revenues collected from fees charged to registered practitioners, including physicians, dentists, veterinarians, podiatrists and optometrists for controlled substance registration; provided, that not later than October 1, 2013, the department of public health shall report to the joint committee on mental health and substance abuse and the house and senate committees on ways and means on the implementation of chapter 244 of the acts of 2012, which shall include, but not be limited to: (a) the total number of practitioners registered in the prescription drug monitoring program; (b) the total number of thefts or losses of controlled substances that have been reported; and (c) the total number of schedule II controlled substances prescribed by month; and provided further, that for the purpose of accommodating timing discrepancies between the receipt of retained revenues and related expenditures, the department may incur expenses and the comptroller may certify for payment amounts not to exceed the lower of this authorization or the most recent revenue estimate as reported in the state accounting system
1,295,175 1,295,175