The Assembly passed AND THE GOVERNOR IMMEDIATELY SIGNED legislation that implements the Governor's plan to increase insurance coverage for addiction treatment (unlimited benefits with guaranteed coverage of medically necessary treatment for 6 months without prior authorization) and limit opioid prescriptions for acute pain to 5 days. Read the letter from MSNJ and state specialty societies requesting exemptions to this limit. See a letter from pain patients. Read a summary of the bill and related PMP information. Read the Governor's statement. Read press coverage. Please see msnj.org/drugabuse for more information.