2017 Keyword - Drugs and Substances Control

HB 1041place certain substances on the controlled substance schedules and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1044revise certain provisions regarding wholesale drug distributors, to provide for licensure and regulation of outsourcing facilities for certain drugs, and to establish a fee for licensure of outsourcing facilities. 
HB 1082grant limited immunity from arrest and prosecution for certain related offenses to persons who assist certain persons in need of emergency assistance or who are themselves in need of emergency assistance. 
HB 1142revise the penalty for vehicular homicide. 
HB 1162transfer the authority to add, delete, or reschedule controlled drugs and substances in Schedules I to IV, inclusive, from the Legislature to the Board of Pharmacy. 
HB 1204authorize the production and sale of industrial hemp. 
SB 1revise certain provisions of the prescription drug monitoring program. 
SB 2require prescribers to access the prescription drug monitoring program database prior to issuing a prescription to certain controlled substances. 
SB 3make an appropriation to the Department of Health for the administration of a program regarding substance abuse. 
SB 4require the Board of Pharmacy to report to the Legislature regarding monitoring and use of opioids in the state. 
SB 43make an appropriation to expand intensive methamphetamine treatment services within the Department of Social Services and to declare an emergency. 
SB 95add cannabidiol to the list of Schedule IV controlled substances and to exclude it from the definition of marijuana. 
SB 129revise the penalty for ingestion of marijuana. 
SB 157create an exception for possession of a certain amount of marijuana with a valid medical marijuana card from another state.