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Senate Heroin Bill Headed For the House

Jan 16, 2014
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The Kentucky Senate has passed a bill that aims to fix the state’s heroin problem.

The Senate voted 36 to zero on to charge drug dealers with homicide if users die from an overdose, to provide immunity to “Good Samaritans” who seek medical attention for overdose victims, and to increase funding for treatment efforts.