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The 191st General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Section 19C: High opiate overdose area pharmacies required to maintain continuous supply of naloxone rescue kits or opioid antagonist medications

[ Text of section added by 2015, 46, Sec. 88 effective July 1, 2015. See 2015, 46, Sec. 216.]

  Section 19C. The board of registration in pharmacy shall promulgate regulations requiring pharmacies located in areas with high incidents of opiate overdose, as determined by the board in consultation with the department of public health, to maintain a continuous supply of naloxone rescue kits or opioid antagonist medications, as defined in section 19B. Pharmacists employed in locations covered by the regulations shall be subject to the requirements of section 19B.