2017 ORS 431A.890¹
Prescription Monitoring Program Advisory Commission
  • purposes
  • members

(1) The Prescription Monitoring Program Advisory Commission is created for the purposes of:

(a) Studying issues related to the prescription monitoring program established under ORS 431A.855 (Establishment of program);

(b) Reviewing the program’s annual report and making recommendations to the Oregon Health Authority regarding the operation of the program; and

(c) Developing criteria used to evaluate program data.

(2) The commission shall consist of 11 members appointed by the authority as follows:

(a) A person nominated by the Pain Management Commission;

(b) A person who dispenses controlled substances nominated by an association representing pharmacists;

(c) A practicing dentist nominated by an association representing dentists;

(d) A practicing doctor of medicine nominated by an association representing doctors of medicine;

(e) A practicing doctor of osteopathic medicine nominated by an association representing osteopathic physicians and surgeons;

(f) A nurse authorized to prescribe controlled substances nominated by an association representing nurses;

(g) A practicing naturopathic physician nominated by an association representing naturopathic physicians;

(h) A practicing optometrist, nominated by an association representing optometrists;

(i) A representative of the authority with expertise in administering addiction services; and

(j) Two members of the public, one of whom must be an expert in information technology. [Formerly 431.976; 2017 c.409 §13]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 431A—Public Health Programs and Activities, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors431A.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
2 OregonLaws.org contains the con­tents of Volume 21 of the ORS, inserted along­side the per­tin­ent statutes. See the preface to the ORS An­no­ta­tions for more information.
 
3 OregonLaws.org assembles these lists by analyzing references between Sections. Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text. The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent.