HB 1930 Overdoses; safe reporting.
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Summary as introduced:
Safe reporting of overdoses. Extends to an individual experiencing a drug-related or alcohol-related overdose the affirmative defense to prosecution for (i) simple possession of a controlled substance, marijuana, or controlled paraphernalia; (ii) intoxication in public; or (iii) the unlawful purchase, possession, or consumption of alcohol, if another individual, in good faith, sought or obtained emergency medical attention for the individual experiencing the overdose. Under current law, the affirmative defense applies only to an individual who sought or obtained emergency medical attention for another individual experiencing an overdose or to an individual who sought or obtained emergency medical attention for himself.

Full text:
01/10/17  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17100409D  pdf

Status:
01/10/17  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17100409D
01/10/17  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/13/17  House: Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
02/01/17  House: Subcommittee recommends laying on the table by voice vote
02/07/17  House: Left in Courts of Justice