A Tax Imposed Upon the Sale of Opioids

Last updated: Jun 11, 2017

Details about this bill
Category: Taxation
Status: Defeated
Sponsor: Representative Margaret O'Neil, House 15
Session: 128
Bill #: LD 1600



UPDATE: This bill has been defeated.

UPDATE: This bill received a divided report from the committee.


This bill establishes the Opioid Addiction Prevention and Rehabilitation Program, to be funded by revenue generated by a tax imposed on the sale and distribution of products that contain opioids at the rate of 1¢ per milligram of active opioid ingredient.