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General Assembly

Amendment

 

January Session, 2015

LCO No. 8307

   
 

*HB0685608307HDO*

Offered by:

 

REP. RITTER M. , 1st Dist.

SEN. GERRATANA, 6th Dist.

 

To: Subst. House Bill No. 6856

File No. 583

Cal. No. 373

"AN ACT CONCERNING SUBSTANCE ABUSE AND OPIOID OVERDOSE PREVENTION. "

Strike line 51 in its entirety

In line 52, strike "pain management,"

In line 53, after "substance abuse" insert ", including, but not limited to, prescribing controlled substances and pain management"

In line 142, strike the opening and closing brackets and strike "Prior to July 1, 2016, each"

Strike lines 161 to 178, inclusive, in their entirety

In line 179, strike the opening and closing brackets and strike "(5)"

In line 183, strike the opening and closing brackets and strike "(6)"

In line 185, strike the opening and closing brackets and strike "subdivisions (3) and (4)"

In line 188, strike the opening and closing brackets and strike "(5)"

In line 190, strike the opening and closing brackets and strike "(7)"

In line 192, strike the opening and closing brackets and strike "subdivisions (3) and (4)"

In line 212, strike the opening and closing brackets and strike "(8)"

In line 215, strike "(9)" and insert "(8)" in lieu thereof

In line 225, after the period insert the following:

"If such electronic prescription drug monitoring program is not operational, such prescriber may prescribe greater than a seventy-two-hour supply of a controlled substance to a patient during the time of such program's inoperability, provided such prescriber or such authorized agent reviews the records of such patient in such program not more than twenty-four hours after regaining access to such program."

In line 226, strike "(10)" and insert "(9)" in lieu thereof

In line 230, strike "(11)" and insert "(10)" in lieu thereof

In line 233, strike "(12)" and insert "(11)" in lieu thereof

In line 319, strike "six" and insert in lieu thereof "seven"

In line 325, strike "and"

In line 326, after "disorder" insert "; and (F) an emergency medicine physician currently practicing in a Connecticut hospital"