SECTION 1. Section 1 of chapter 94H of the General Laws, as so appearing, is hereby amended by striking out the second paragraph and inserting in place thereof the following paragraph:-
“Covered drug”, any brand name or generic opioid drug placed in Schedule II or Schedule III of section 3 of chapter 94C; provided, however, that “covered drug” shall also include benzodiazepines; provided, further, that “covered drug” shall not include: (i) drugs intended for use solely in veterinary care; (ii) substances that are regulated as cosmetic products under the United States Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act, 21 U.S.C. § 301 et seq.; or (iii) drugs that are compounded under a specialty license pursuant to sections 39G to 39J, inclusive, of chapter 112.
SECTION 2. Section 55 of chapter 52 of the acts of 2016, as appearing in the 2018 Official Edition, is hereby repealed.
SECTION 3. Section 77 of chapter 52 of the acts of 2016, as appearing in the 2018 Official Edition, is hereby repealed.
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