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June 20,2018
"This bill will provide, that in any proceeding for the enforcement of worker's compensation claim,  the death of an injured worker due to an opioid overdose would be subject to the compensation if such injured worker was prescribed opioids to treat a workplace injury," said Assemblymember Kimberly Jean-Pierre, author of legislation that would ensure adequate compensation for survivors of injured workers who have died as the result of an opioid overdose. (A.11028)