The Arizona Department of Health Services prepared a 2017 review of opioid related policies in all 50 states to assist decision makers in evaluating what additional programmatic and policy actions they might want to adopt. This appendix to the report describes state approaches to declaring emergency powers to address the opioid epidemic.
Funding Source: Association of State and Territorial Health Officials, Arizona Bureau of Public Health Emergency Preparedness
50 State Review on Opioid Related Policy - Appendix E: State-by-State Assessment on Opioid Epidemic and Emergency Response as of March 17, 2017
Results of a 2017 survey of opioid-related state emergency responses by the Association of State and Territorial Health Officials