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Nevada Rx PSE bill dies

This article was originally published in The Tan Sheet

Executive Summary

Nevada state legislators May 22 rejected a proposal to require pseudoephedrine-containing products to be sold only by prescription. The bill, AB 150, did not receive the necessary two-thirds majority to pass. The Consumer Healthcare Products Association lobbied against the bill after its introduction (1"The Tan Sheet" Feb. 26, 2007, In Brief). Currently, Oklahoma and Oregon each have a state law requring prescription-only access to pseudoephedrine products (2"The Tan Sheet" April 12, 2004, p. 4 and 3"The Tan Sheet" Aug. 22, 2005, p. 5)...

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