RI H5434 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-0)
Status: Introduced on February 14 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-03-20 - Committee recommended measure be held for further study
Pending: House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [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



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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