Drug Overdose Immunity and Good Samaritan Laws
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In 2015, nearly every state enacted legislation addressing the abuse of opioids, including heroin and prescription drugs. Policymakers have sought solutions that try to curb abuse by deterring distribution, increasing treatment and diversion opportunities and expanding immunity programs to save lives. This resource provides information and listing of states with opioid antagonist access laws and overdose immunity laws in place.