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2018 Regular Session



Public Health - Opioid Overdoses - Prohibition and Rehabilitation Order

Sponsored by:

Delegate Cassilly


In the House - Hearing 2/27 at 1:00 p.m. (Health and Government Operations)

Synopsis:Prohibiting an individual from overdosing on an opioid and requiring and receiving an opioid overdose reversal drug from a certain first responder as a consequence of the overdose; requiring a first responder who successfully administers an opioid overdose reversal drug to a certain individual to provide the individual with a referral to receive certain treatment and to issue the individual a certain rehabilitation order; establishing a certain penalty for a violation of certain provisions of the Act; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Cassilly and Szeliga
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Health and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Public Safety
Narrow Subject(s):Controlled Dangerous Substances -see also- Drugs; Subst Abus
District Courts
Drugs -see also- Controlled Dangerous Sub; Substance Abuse
Emergency Medical Services
Fines -see also- Penalties and Sentences
Mental and Behavioral Health
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Prices -see also- Consumer Price Index
Substance Abuse
Statutes:Article - Health - General

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March 1, 2018 10:29 A.M.