SB 270 Relating to Prescription Drugs

VOTE: YES – Died In Committee
Status (overview) of bill:https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2017R1/Measures/Overview/SB270


This bill limits the issuance of issuing or refilling prescriptions for opiates thereby decreasing the available drugs—creates exceptions

Personal Choice and Responsibility
This bill reduces the personal choice of the physician holding him-her more responsible for the distribution of opiates

Fiscal Responsibility
This action will reduce the total costs of prescription by decreasing the amount dispensed.