License Requirements

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NYS Education Department Laws/Rules/Regulations | NYS Department of Health (DOH) Laws/Regulations | Federal Laws/Regulations

NYS Education Department Laws/Rules/Regulations

Education Law

  • Article 130 - General Provisions
  • Article 137 - Pharmacy
  • Article 140 - Section 6951 [Midwives Prescribing]
  • Article 143 - Section 7101a [Optometrists Prescribing]

Rules of the Board of Regents

  • Part 17 - Disciplinary Proceedings
  • Part 28 - Good Moral Character
  • Part 29 - Unprofessional Conduct
    • Section 29.1 General provisions
    • Section 29.2 General provisions for health professions
    • Section 29.7 Pharmacy

Regulations of the Commissioner of Education

  • Part 59 - General Provisions
  • Part 63 - Pharmacy
  • Part 66 - Optometry
  • Part 79.5 - Midwifery

NYS Department of Health (DOH) Laws/Regulations

Public Health Law

On the NYS Legislature site External Link Icon, go to Search area, click Laws of New York and select PBH Public Health.
  • Title 3 of Article 2A - Section 281, Prescription Forms, Electronic Prescribing and Language Assistance
  • Article 33 - Controlled Substances
  • Article 37 - Physician's Assistants

Regulations of the Commissioner of Health

On the Department of Health site External Link Icon, search Title 10.
  • Part 80 Controlled Substance
  • Part 94 Physician's Assistants
  • Part 405.17 Pharmacy Services in a Hospital
  • Part 415.18 Pharmacy Services in a Nursing Home
  • Part 910 Official New York State Prescription Forms

Information on Controlled Substances and the Official NYS Prescription Form

Available from the Department of Health External Link Icon and questions should be directed to Bureau of Narcotic Enforcement (BNE) at (518) 402-0707 or narcotic@health.state.ny.us.


Federal Laws/Regulations

(To obtain copies of the laws listed below, please contact the appropriate Federal office)
Last Updated: April 9, 2014