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Governor Reynolds to sign opioid usage bill

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DUBUQUE (KWWL) -

Today, Governor Kim Reynolds will be at Mercy Medical Center in Dubuque to sign a bill that would help fight the opioid epidemic in Iowa.

The bill would put limits on opioid prescriptions and require prescriptions to be filed electronically.

The bill would also provide protection for those seeking treatment either for themselves or others in the case of an opioid overdose. 

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