Tex. Health & Safety Code Section 442A.054
Mail-back Program Requirements


A participating pharmacy that provides a collection receptacle for the safe disposal of prescription drugs may, under limited circumstances as the pharmacy determines necessary, provide at the time the pharmacy dispenses a controlled substance prescription drug to the ultimate user a vendor’s mail-back envelope, at no cost to the ultimate user. The mail-back envelope must:


be pre-addressed and return postage paid; and


meet the requirements of 21 C.F.R. Section 1317.70.


A participating pharmacy may provide not more than 250 mail-back envelopes during the duration of the pilot program to encourage use of the pharmacy’s collection receptacle.
Added by Acts 2023, 88th Leg., R.S., Ch. 293 (S.B. 2173), Sec. 1, eff. September 1, 2023.

Source: Section 442A.054 — Mail-back Program Requirements, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/HS/htm/HS.­442A.­htm#442A.­054 (accessed Dec. 2, 2023).

Dec. 2, 2023

§ 442A.054’s source at texas​.gov