Florida has one of the nation’s worst opioid crises, and that means it is likely to be the subject of new restrictions, as lawmakers consider new restrictions to combat the growing problem.

The Florida Legislature is considering a bill to tighten rules on who can obtain prescription painkillers.

The legislation would require the use of a state-issued medical marijuana card to obtain a painkiller prescription.

That would mean that patients who have been convicted of a felony, a misdemeanor or an offense under state law, will be prohibited from obtaining a painkilling prescription in Florida.

The bill is sponsored by Sen. James M. Bissette Jr., D-West Palm Beach.

It passed the Senate on Wednesday, and is expected to move to the House of Representatives in the coming days.

In addition, the state will begin issuing medical marijuana cards to those with serious illnesses.

Under current law, a person who has a medical marijuana license can possess up to an ounce of marijuana and a non-prescription drug of a kind prescribed by a doctor, as long as they also have a prescription for painkillers, according to the Florida Department of Health.

But it would not be illegal to possess as much as an ounce, as they are not required to register for the card, said Jeffery Broussard, a spokesman for the department.

If a doctor prescribes a painkillers medication, the patient would not have to fill out a medical card application, he said.

If the law were to be enacted, the new restrictions would be effective Jan. 1, 2021, Brouson said.

The new regulations would also require people with a medical need to obtain the card and be certified by a physician to possess the medication, which would require proof of insurance, Bousssard said.

People who cannot get insurance would be required to obtain insurance from a health care provider, or go without it if the condition is terminal.

“If the person is a minor, then they have to get a parent’s or guardian’s signature to get the card,” BrouSSard said, referring to a person with a child who is dependent on the medication.

If a medical condition is serious, then the person with the card would need to get authorization from their physician to have the medication and a prescription.

The bill also would allow for doctors to prescribe painkillers to a patient with a debilitating condition, such as cancer, but would not allow doctors to recommend painkillers for other people, such like people who are having difficulty sleeping or taking their medication.

The law also would prohibit a doctor from prescribing painkillers in an emergency.

Broussion said there is not a direct link between the rising use of opioids and the growing number of deaths in Florida, but said that could change.

The state’s opioid epidemic is “very concerning,” Broughssion told the Florida Times-Union newspaper.

“We’re looking at a lot of potential new problems.”

Broughssard acknowledged that many of the changes are not likely to affect patients.

But he said there would be consequences if people were allowed to obtain prescription medication without a medical document.

“If they’re on the prescription, it’s a crime, whether or not they get a medical authorization, because they don’t have a medical certificate,” he said, according with the Times-Unity.

As a doctor in Florida for more than 30 years, Broughsion said he understands the pain of a patient who is trying to get pain relief, but he believes it would be wise for the state to impose restrictions on the distribution of opioids.

BrouSSion said some people who use opioids recreationally may be reluctant to seek treatment for their pain, but that there are also some patients who can’t wait.

But he added that the law would also affect people who need the medication for their medical needs.

“If they want to continue with their medical treatments, they need to have access to this medication,” he told the Times Unity.

“The law could also impact the ability to get medication in Florida,” he added.

Florida is not alone in the country in its opioid crisis.

In other states, people can obtain painkillers through private pharmacies, but the law has not prevented doctors from prescribing them to people.

In California, the first state to enact a medical cannabis law in the nation, doctors have been allowed to prescribe prescription painkiller medication to anyone without a prescription, and doctors are not allowed to administer the medication to patients with a terminal condition.

But the law is now being challenged in court, and California’s attorney general is seeking to ban the law.

California is one of a handful of states that has approved medical marijuana.

It allows doctors to dispense up to a half-ounce of the drug to patients who are sick, are dying or suffering from a debilitating medical condition, and who have a doctor’s recommendation, according the state Department of Public

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