RI H5434 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-0)
Status: Introduced on February 14 2019 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2019-06-25 - Committee recommended Substitute A be held for further study
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [PDF]


Excludes chronic intractable pain from the definition of "acute pain management", for purposes of prescribing, administering and dispensing controlled substances by a practitioner.

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Uniform Controlled Substances Act


Roll Calls

2019-06-19 - House - Passage (Y: 75 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-06-25SenateCommittee recommended Substitute A be held for further study
2019-06-21SenateScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (06/25/2019)
2019-06-21SenateReferred to Senate Health and Human Services
2019-06-19HouseHouse passed Sub A
2019-06-14HousePlaced on House Calendar (06/19/2019)
2019-06-12HouseCommittee recommends passage of Sub A
2019-06-07HouseProposed Substitute
2019-06-07HouseScheduled for consideration (06/12/2019)
2019-03-20HouseCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2019-03-15HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (03/20/2019)
2019-03-04HouseCommittee postponed at request of sponsor (03/06/2019)
2019-03-01HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration
2019-02-14HouseIntroduced, referred to House H.E.W.

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