Betty Little's posts related to Drugs

AG calls for legislation to curb over-prescribing

January 12, 2012

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Meeting of the minds

Press-Republican

February 6, 2012

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State Senate passes bill making sale, possession prohibited

Press-Republican

May 1, 2012

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Senate votes to criminalize fake pot

Bill would make having synthetic weed a crime in New York state

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Senate votes to criminalize synthetic pot

May 1, 2012

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Protecting our communities from the scourge of heroin and pain killer addiction

The New York State Senate Joint Task Force on Heroin and Opioid Addiction today released a report that summarizes its findings and proposes more than two dozen bills to address the growing crisis of heroin and opioid addiction, according to Senator Betty Little, a member of the task force.

The bipartisan task force was formed in March to examine the rapid rise in heroin and opioids use. Over the past nine weeks, task force members held 18 forums throughout New York including in Cayuga, Chautauqua, Chemung, Clinton, Genesee, Jefferson, Monroe, Nassau, New York, Oneida, Orange, Otsego, Putnam, Rensselaer, Richmond, Rockland, Suffolk and Sullivan counties.

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