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Sunset Continue Licensing Of Controlled Substances

Concerning the continuation of the "Colorado Licensing of Controlled Substances Act", and, in connection therewith, implementing the recommendations contained in the 2018 sunset report by the department of regulatory agencies.
2019 Regular Session
Human Services
Bill Summary

Sunset Process - Senate Health and Human Services Committee. Sections 1 and 3 of the bill continue the "Colorado Licensing of Controlled Substances Act" (act) until 2026. Sections 2 to 8 repeal references to research as a regulated activity in the act. Section 6 requires the department of human services (department) to develop and implement a formal, simple, accurate, and objective system to track and categorize complaints and disciplinary actions. Section 8 requires the department to develop a policy that separates the administration of the act from the performance of its duties relating to approved treatment facilities that receive public funds. Section 9 directs the department to develop a secure online central registry for licensed opioid treatment programs to submit information to the department.
(Note: This summary applies to the reengrossed version of this bill as introduced in the second house.)


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