Department of Consumer Affairs Board of Pharmacy

Information on E-Pedigree

California’s e-pedigree requirements for prescription drugs will take effect on a staggered basis from January 1, 2015 through July 1, 2017. Changes enacted by SB 1307 (Ridley-Thomas, Chapter 713, Statutes of 2008) instituted the following schedule.

The implementation compliance dates are:

  • 50 percent of a manufacturer’s products by 2015;
  • The remaining 50 percent of the manufacturer’s products by 2016;
  • Wholesalers and repackagers must accept and forward products with the e-pedigree by July 1, 2016; and
  • Pharmacy and pharmacy warehouses must accept and pass e-pedigrees by July 1, 2017.

Read more in the February 2009 issue of The Script on page 6.

 

Implementation Date Moved to January 1, 2011

Meeting Minutes
Meeting Minutes and Materials
Enforcement Committee Meetings
Board Meetings
Holding Discussion of E-Pedigree Issues
Power Point Presentations
October 24, 2007 (Board Meeting with Discussion of E-Pedigree Issues) September 20, 2007 (Enforcement Committee Meeting) July 24, 2007 (Board Meeting with Discussion of E-Pedigree Issues) April 18, 2007 (Board Meeting with Discussion of E-Pedigree Issues) January 31, 2007 (Board Meeting with Discussion of E-Pedigree Issues) October 25, 2006 (Board Meeting with Discussion of E-Pedigree Issues) July 27, 2006 (Board Meeting with Discussion of E-Pedigree Issues) April 26, 2006 (Board Meeting with Discussion of E-Pedigree Issues) March 16, 2006 (Enforcement Committee Meeting)
Future Enforcement Committee and Work Group on E-Pedigree Meetings
  • March 26, 2008 - Southern California - Rescheduled to March 25, 2008 as a Board Meeting
  • June 24, 2008 - Sacramento
  • September 9, 2008 - Southern California
  • December 9, 2008 - Sacramento