Tex. Health & Safety Code Section 442.056
Recipient Form

Before accepting a donated prescription drug under this chapter, a recipient shall sign a form prescribed by the department stating that:


the recipient acknowledges that if the donor is an individual, prescription drug manufacturer, or health care facility other than a pharmacy, the donor is not a pharmacist and the donor took ordinary care of the prescription drug;


the recipient acknowledges that the donor is known to the participating provider and that there is no reason to believe that the prescription drug was improperly handled or stored;


by accepting the prescription drug, the recipient accepts any risk that an accidental mishandling could create; and


the recipient releases the donor, participating provider, and manufacturer of the drug from liability related to the prescription drug.
Added by Acts 2017, 85th Leg., R.S., Ch. 485 (H.B. 2561), Sec. 7(a), eff. September 1, 2017.
Amended by:
Acts 2023, 88th Leg., R.S., Ch. 761 (H.B. 4331), Sec. 2, eff. September 1, 2023.

Source: Section 442.056 — Recipient Form, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/HS/htm/HS.­442.­htm#442.­056 (accessed Nov. 25, 2023).

Nov. 25, 2023

§ 442.056’s source at texas​.gov