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Concerning restrictions on prescriptions for opiates (Cody, Harris, Kilduff)

An ACT Relating to restrictions on prescriptions for opiates; and adding a new section to chapter 69.50 RCW. Adds new section regarding first-time opiate prescriptions, prescription quantities and duration for different pain causes, and what the practitioner writing the prescription must discuss with the patient.

Hearing Date: Friday, January 12, 2018 -- 10:00 am

WA State Legislature Link:
http://app.leg.wa.gov/billsummary?BillNumber=2272&Year=2017    (opens a new browser tab)