Maine LD 1685: An Act To Clarify That Buprenorphine Is a Scheduled Drug

LD 1685 (subjects: CRIMES , DRUG OFFENSES )

Official bill page at mainelegislature.org: http://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/bills/display_ps.asp?ld=1685&PID=1456&snum=127


Sponsors | Actions | Bill Text | Patterns of Support


Sponsors

Principal Sponsor: Sen. Michael Thibodeau of Waldo: (R – District 11) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook

1 Cosponsors:

Actions

Chamber

Action
3/29/2016 Senate Committee on CRIMINAL JUSTICE AND PUBLIC SAFETY
suggested and ordered printed
On motion by Senator Rosen of Hancock REFERRED to the Committee on CRIMINAL JUSTICE AND PUBLIC SAFETY
Ordered sent down forthwith for concurrence.
3/30/2016 House Bill REFERRED to the Committee on CRIMINAL JUSTICE AND PUBLIC SAFETY.
In concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
4/6/2016 Senate Reports READ
On motion by Senator ROSEN of Hancock the Majority Ought to Pass Report ACCEPTED

READ ONCE

Under suspension of the Rules, READ A SECOND TIME PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED
Ordered sent down forthwith for concurrence.
4/7/2016 House Reports READ.
On motion of Representative FOWLE of Vassalboro, the Majority Ought to Pass Report was ACCEPTED.
The Bill was READ ONCE.
Under suspension of the rules, the Bill was given its SECOND READING without REFERENCE to the Committee on Bills in the Second Reading.
The Bill was PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED.
In concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
4/7/2016 House PASSED TO BE ENACTED.
Sent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
4/8/2016 Senate PASSED TO BE ENACTED, in concurrence.

Bill Text

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An Act To Clarify That Buprenorphine Is a Scheduled Drug

Be it enacted by the People of the State of Maine as follows:

Sec. 1. 17-A MRSA 1102, sub- 1, I, as amended by PL 2015, c. 330, 1, is further amended to read:

I. Unless listed or described in another schedule, any compound, mixture or preparation containing narcotic drugs, including, but not limited to, the following narcotic drugs or their salts, isomers or salts of isomers: heroin (diacetylmorphine), methadone, methadone hydrochloride, levo-alpha-acetyl-methadol, or LAAM, pethidine, morphine, oxycodone, hydrocodone, hydromorphone, buprenorphine, fentanyl, acetylfentanyl and any methylfentanyl derivatives and opium;

summary

This bill provides that buprenorphine is a schedule W drug.

Patterns of Support

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This information about LD 1685 was last updated on 2016-05-13.
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