Emergency Law Inventory | Full Law Text

Law Number

ACA 20-13-1804(b)

Summary Title

Liability: Administration of Opioid Antagonist


An individual who reasonably believes a person is experiencing an opioid related overdose and administers an opioid antagonist will not be held legally responsible.

Full Title

Opoid antagonist -- Immunity

Full Text

(b) A person acting in good faith who reasonably believes that another person is experiencing an opioid-related drug overdose may administer an opioid antagonist that was prescribed and dispensed under section (a) of this section.