Rulemaking for prescribing controlled drugs - HB 1423

Rulemaking for prescribing controlled drugs - HB 1423

New Futures supports efforts to review and revise prescribing practices in an effort to address NH's opioid epidemic. We supported HB 1423, relative to rulemaking for prescribing controlled drugs and monitored the bill throughout the session.

93
deaths attributable to prescription drug overdose in 2014
12.31%
of 18 to 25 year olds reported non-medical use of pain relievers in the past year

on june 21, 2016 governor hassan signed hb 1423 into law.

Bill Status
  • Committee
  • Public Hearing
  • Executive Session
  • Full Body Vote
  • Committee
  • Public Hearing
  • Executive Session
  • Full Body Vote