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Opioid and Other Substance Use Disorders Interim Study Committee

Subjects:
Health Care & Health Insurance
Human Services

The study committee must review data and statistics on the scope of the substance use disorder problem in Colorado; compile an overview of the current resources available to Coloradoans; review the availability of medication-assisted treatment options and whether pharmacists can prescribe those medications; examine what other states and countries are doing to address substance use disorders; identify the gaps in prevention, intervention, harm reduction, treatment, and recovery resources; and identify possible legislative options to address these gaps.

Committee Members

Brittany Pettersen
Representative

Brittany Pettersen

Chair
Colonel Kent D. Lambert
Senator

Colonel Kent D. Lambert

Vice Chair
Irene Aguilar
Senator

Irene Aguilar

Perry Buck
Representative

Perry Buck

Cheri Jahn
Senator

Cheri Jahn

Chris Kennedy
Representative

Chris Kennedy

Clarice Navarro
Representative

Clarice Navarro

Kevin Priola
Senator

Kevin Priola

Jonathan Singer
Representative

Jonathan Singer

Jack Tate
Senator

Jack Tate

Upcoming Schedule

Committee Activity