Assembly adopts bills aimed at curbing opiate, heroin abuse – Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Madison — The state Assembly on Tuesday overwhelmingly approved a bill that would require doctors to check a statewide database before prescribing narcotics and other addictive drugs, as well as other legislation intended to curb the abuse of heroin and prescription opiates.

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