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Bill Detail: SB22-027

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Title Prescription Drug Monitoring Program
Status Governor Signed (05/27/2022)
Bill Subjects
  • Health Care & Health Insurance
House Sponsors D. Michaelson Jenet (D)
C. Larson (R)
Senate Sponsors J. Smallwood (R)
R. Rodriguez (D)
House Committee Health and Insurance
Senate Committee Health and Human Services
Date Introduced 01/12/2022

Legislative Audit Committee. Sections 1 and 2 of the bill clarify
that each licensed health-care practitioner must query the prescription
drug monitoring program (program) prior to filling a prescription for
every opioid or benzodiazepine.
Section 3 requires the group tasked with developing a strategic

plan to reduce prescription drug misuse to also make recommendations
to the executive director of the department of regulatory agencies
concerning balancing the use of the program as a health-care tool with
enforcement of the requirements of the program.

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