prescription drug monitoring

In presser marking accomplishments, prescription drug monitoring issue divides Speaker and Pro Tem

Another surprise? A decision to push for sales tax reforms next year.

ACLU-Vermont praises protection of Vermonters’ privacy rights

“The questions raised about police access to the state’s drug database are also coming up in connection with cell phone tracking data, smart meter data, and GPS readings.”

Shumlin pressures House conferees to allow police access to prescription drug info

The Senate conferees got a boost this afternoon when Shumlin stepped into their corner.

Digger Tidbits: Bill ballet in the Senate

Campbell supports plan for CVPS ratepayer payback; prescription drug database plan to go warrantless; another round of decrim in the offing; BISHCA moniker is no more

House panel approves bill that would give police “indirect” access to drug database

The ACLU has posited that police could already access the database with a warrant based on probable cause. This bill would make the warrant requirement a certainty.