NC General Assembly Introduces STOP Act to Promote Safer Prescribing and Dispensing of Controlled Substances

March 9th, 2017

North Carolina Senators, Representatives, law enforcement officials, physicians and the NC Attorney General among others gathered at a press conference on March 2 to introduce the STOP (Strengthen Opioid Misuse Prevention) Act, legislation aimed at curbing the state’s opioid abuse epidemic.

Press Conference

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