The bill restricts pseudoephedrine based on whether patients are repeat customers of the pharmacy.
The bill aims to curb meth production by restricting the amount of pseudoephedrine customers can purchase.
The biggest issue lawmakers have to agree on is how much pseudoephedrine Hoosiers should be able to buy without a prescription.
Legislators have just eight session days left, and they still need to resolve some of the biggest issues.
Lawmakers were considering two bills this session aimed at curbing meth production. They picked the one that places less responsibility on pharmacists.
The bills give pharmacists a bigger role in helping stem the state’s meth cooking crisis.
The legislation blocks those convicted of drug-related offenses from buying cold medicines containing pseudoephedrine.
Bills in both the House and Senate aim to reduce Indiana's methamphetamine production by limiting sales of cold medicine.
Both are similar to bills advanced last week through Senate committee.
The committee discussed three bills – one requires people to be a patient-of-record with a pharmacy in order to have unfettered access to pseudoephedrine.