Stivers http://wkms.org en PSE Bill Passes State Senate http://wkms.org/post/pse-bill-passes-state-senate <p>A bill regulating the amount of certain cold medicines consumers can buy over the counter has passed the State Senate. The bill is intended to crack down on meth users, who use cold medicine to make the illegal drug.<br /><br />Senate Bill 3 passed after an amendment raised the monthly pseudoephedrine allotment to seven point two grams per month- or the equivalent of two boxes of medicine. Previously the bill had been prescription only, then limited over-the-counter purchase to three point six grams a month.<br /> Fri, 02 Mar 2012 21:41:22 +0000 Kenny Colston (KPR) 17129 at http://wkms.org Stivers Withdraws Pseudoephedrine Bill http://wkms.org/post/stivers-withdraws-pseudoephedrine-bill <p>A Senate bill that would have made pseudoephedrine available by prescription only has surprisingly been killed by its sponsor.<br /><br /> State Senator Robert Stivers withdrew Senate Bill 50 Thursday, to the objection of several of his colleagues.<br /> Fri, 24 Feb 2012 13:57:27 +0000 Kenny Colston (KPR) 17030 at http://wkms.org