Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs
Bureau of Professional Licensing
Administrative Rules for Central Fill Pharmacies
Rule Set 2021-93 LR
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
Wednesday, December 14, 2022
Location: G. Mennen Williams Building Auditorium 525 W. Ottawa Street, Lansing, Michigan
525 W. Ottawa Street, Lansing, Michigan
The Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs will hold a public hearing to receive public
comments on proposed changes to the Central Fill Pharmacies rule set.
The proposed rules will: clarify that a pharmacy that participates in centralized prescription processing
services must maintain prescription records from the time the prescription is dispensed; clarify that the
originating pharmacy must maintain a prescription for 5 years from the date the prescription was filled
and may make an electronic duplicate of the original paper prescription 2 years after the prescription was
filled; and clarify that a pharmacy that receives a transmitted prescription must maintain a record that
includes the date the prescription was dispensed and the method of dispensing.
By authority conferred on the Department in consultation with the Board pursuant to: MCL 333.16145,
333.17753, and 333.17767, and Executive Reorganization Nos. 1991-9, 1996-2, 2003-1, and 2011-4,
MCL 338.3501, 445.2001, 445.2011, and 445.2030.
The proposed rules will take effect immediately after filing with the Secretary of State. The proposed
issue of the Michigan Register. Copies of these proposed rules may also be obtained by mail or
electronic mail at the following email address: BPL-BoardSupport@michigan.gov.
Comments on these proposed rules may be made at the hearing, by mail, or by electronic mail at the
following addresses until 12/14/2022 at 05:00PM.
Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs, Bureau of Professional Licensing– Boards and
Committees Section Attention: Departmental Specialist
P.O. Box 30670, Lansing, MI 48909
The public hearing will be conducted in compliance with the 1990 Americans with Disabilities Act. If the
hearing is held at a physical location, the building will be accessible with handicap parking available.
Anyone needing assistance to take part in the hearing due to disability may call 711- to make