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Opioid and Other Substance Use Disorders 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
Senator

Brittany Pettersen

Chair
Bri Buentello
Representative

Bri Buentello

Leslie Herod
Representative

Leslie Herod

Chris Kennedy
Representative

Chris Kennedy

Committee Activity

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