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Saturday, 25 September 2021

New Hampshire Senators Introduce Bill to Fund Opioid Treatme

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New Hampshire Senators Introduce Bill to Fund Opioid Treatme
New Hampshire Senators Introduce Bill to Fund Opioid Treatme

NEW HAMPSHIRE SENATORS JEANNE SHAHEEN AND MAGGIE HASSAN INTRODUCED A BILL TO ESTABLISH PERMANENT FUNDING FOR SUBSTANCE ABUSE TREATMENT.

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Bernie new hampshire senators jeanne shaheen and maggie hassan introduced a bill to establish permanent funding for substance abuse treatment.

The "budgeting for opioid addiction treatment act" would add a one cent stewardship fee for drug manufacturers on each milligram of active opioid ingredient in prescription pain pills.

The bill also includes a rebate program for cancer related pain and hospice care... and exempts drugs used