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Emergency Medical Care - Administration of Opioid Antidotes - Immunity

Sponsored by:

Delegate Folden


In the House - Hearing 3/7 at 1:00 p.m. (Judiciary)

Synopsis:Applying certain immunity from civil liability for certain acts or omissions to certain persons who administer to individuals who appear to be experiencing an opioid overdose a certain dose or certain doses of a certain opioid antidote.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Folden, Atterbeary, Bromwell, Krimm, and Wilson
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB1222
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Health and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Civil Actions and Procedures
Narrow Subject(s):Drugs -see also- Controlled Dangerous Sub; Substance Abuse
Emergency Medical Services
Fire Protection
Good Samaritan
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Liability -see also- Good Samaritan
Rescue Squads -see also- Ambulances; Emergency Medical Serv
Statutes:Article - Courts and Judicial Proceedings

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March 8, 2018 10:39 A.M.