MA H4538 | 2019-2020 | 191st General Court

Note: Replaces legislation H1747


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 76-17)
Status: Introduced on March 9 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-04-30 - Senate concurred
Pending: Joint Health Care Financing Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


To reduce harm from opioids

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To reduce harm from opioids


Rep. William Pignatelli [D]Sen. Joan Lovely [D]Rep. Jack Lewis [D]Rep. Ruth Balser [D]
Rep. Brian Ashe [D]Rep. William Crocker [R]Rep. Tricia Farley-Bouvier [D]Rep. Carole Fiola [D]
Rep. Susan Gifford [R]Rep. Christopher Hendricks [D]Rep. Mathew Muratore [R]Rep. Brian Murray [D]
Rep. Jose Tosado [D]Rep. Hannah Kane [R]Rep. James Kelcourse [R]Rep. John Barrett [D]
Rep. Kimberly Ferguson [R]Rep. David Muradian [R]Rep. Elizabeth Poirier [R]Rep. Thomas Stanley [D]
Rep. Stephan Hay [D]Rep. Joseph McGonagle [D]Sen. Joanne Comerford [D]Rep. Denise Provost [D]
Rep. Mary Keefe [D]Rep. Josh Cutler [D]Sen. Michael Moore [D]Rep. David Rogers [D]
Sen. Adam Hinds [D]Rep. Carmine Gentile [D]Rep. James Arciero [D]Rep. Bruce Ayers [D]
Rep. Christine Barber [D]Rep. Fred Barrows [R]Rep. Donald Berthiaume [R]Rep. Natalie Blais [D]
Sen. Joseph Boncore [D]Rep. Antonio Cabral [D]Rep. Peter Capano [D]Rep. Daniel Carey [D]
Sen. Harriette Chandler [D]Rep. Michelle Ciccolo [D]Rep. Angelo D'Emilia [R]Rep. Michael Day [D]
Rep. Marjorie Decker [D]Rep. Mindy Domb [D]Rep. Daniel Donahue [D]Rep. Michelle Dubois [D]
Rep. Carolyn Dykema [D]Rep. Lori Ehrlich [D]Rep. Nika Elugardo [D]Sen. Cindy Friedman [D]
Rep. Paul Frost [R]Rep. William Galvin [D]Rep. Sean Garballey [D]Sen. Anne Gobi [D]
Rep. Jonathan Hecht [D]Rep. Bradford Hill [R]Rep. Kate Hogan [D]Rep. Kevin Honan [D]
Rep. Bradley Jones [R]Rep. Louis Kafka [D]Sen. John Keenan [D]Rep. Kay Khan [D]
Rep. Kathleen LaNatra [D]Rep. David LeBoeuf [D]Sen. Eric Lesser [D]Sen. Jason Lewis [D]
Rep. Jay Livingstone [D]Rep. Adrian Madaro [D]Rep. Elizabeth Malia [D]Rep. Paul Mark [D]
Rep. Liz Miranda [D]Rep. Rady Mom [D]Sen. Mark Montigny [D]Rep. James Murphy [D]
Rep. Tram Nguyen [D]Sen. Marc Pacheco [D]Rep. Angelo Puppolo [D]Sen. Rebecca Rausch [D]
Rep. David Robertson [D]Rep. John Rogers [D]Rep. Jeffrey Roy [D]Rep. Jon Santiago [D]
Rep. Paul Schmid [D]Rep. Todd Smola [R]Sen. Walter Timilty [D]Rep. Aaron Vega [D]
Rep. Roselee Vincent [D]Rep. Tommy Vitolo [D]Rep. Thomas Walsh [D]Rep. Timothy Whelan [R]
Rep. Donald Wong [R]


2020-04-30SenateSenate concurred
2020-04-29HouseReporting date extended to Friday June 19, 2020, pending concurrence
2020-03-26SenateSenate concurred
2020-03-23HouseReporting date extended to Friday May 1, 2020, pending concurrence
2020-03-09HouseReported favorably by committee and referred to the Joint Committee on Health Care Financing
2020-03-09HouseNew draft of H1747
2020-03-09HouseReported from the committee on Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery

Same As/Similar To

H1747 (Replaces) 2020-03-09 - Accompanied a new draft, see H4538

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