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2018 Regular Session



Health - Reporting of Overdose Information

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In the Senate - Third Reading Passed (46-0)

Synopsis:Authorizing emergency medical services providers and law enforcement officers to report certain overdoses using a certain information technology platform with secure access; requiring that the report include certain information; requiring the emergency medical services provider or law enforcement officer making a report to make certain effort to make the report within 24 hours after responding to the incident; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:The President (By Request - Administration) and Senators Astle, Bates, Benson, Brochin, Cassilly, Conway, Currie, DeGrange, Eckardt, Edwards, Feldman, Ferguson, Guzzone, Hershey, Hough, Jennings, Kagan, Kasemeyer, Kelley, King, Klausmeier, Lee, Madaleno, Manno, Mathias, McFadden, Middleton, Muse, Nathan-Pulliam, Norman, Oaks, Peters, Pinsky, Ramirez, Ready, Reilly, Robinson, Rosapepe, Salling, Serafini, Simonaire, Smith, Waugh, Young, Zirkin, and Zucker
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0359
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2018
By Request of the Governor
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Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Criminal Background Investigations
Drugs -see also- Controlled Dangerous Sub; Substance Abuse
Electronic Communication -see also- Comm; Elec.Gov; Lang; Te
Emergency Medical Services
General Assembly -see also- AELR Cmte; Leg Policy Committee
Health -see also- Mental and Behavioral Health
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Liability -see also- Good Samaritan
Substance Abuse
Telecommunications and Information Technology
Statutes:Article - Education
Article - Health - General
(13-3601, 13-3602)
Article - Public Safety

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February 21, 2018 9:17 A.M.