Introduced by Rep. Lisa Lyons (R) on June 13, 2013, to exempt over-the-counter drugs from sales tax if they are obtained under a prescription. Full Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Tax Policy Committee on June 13, 2013.
Reported in the House on October 2, 2013, without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.
Amendment offered by Rep. Brandon Dillon (D) on October 10, 2013, to appropriate general state tax revenue to the state "school aid fund" to compensate for any decline in sales tax revenues to that fund the bill may cause.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the House on October 10, 2013.