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DUMP Opioids Act signed into law
July 31, 2021 - 6:24 pm

President Joe Biden has signed into law a bill to help fight the growing opioid crisis across the country.

The DUMP Opioids Act, authored by Senator John Kennedy, will allow certain VA medical centers to have drop boxes so anyone can drop off unused medications. The Senate unanimously passed the legislation in April, and the House of Representatives did the same earlier this week.

Source: CNN

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