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prescription

The loss of rights because of a failure to assert them over a lengthy period of time. This is similar to a statute of limitations, but the time period is not established by statute, but by court interpretation and the particular circumstances of the case.

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SB--81 Creates the West Virginia Official Prescription Program Act.
SB 81 WV Official Prescription Program Act providing prescriptions be written on tamper proof pads.
Contract notice: Recording, Digitization, Export and treatment of official prescriptions and electronic dispensing receipts and their data billed by the official association of pharmacists of madrid to the madrid health service.