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DEA Developing Pain Drug Prescribing Policy

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Executive Summary

Agency is soliciting comments for document intended to “reiterate legal concepts.” New principles will not be outlined, but DEA is hoping to create a “single, comprehensive document” after withdrawing a list of frequently asked questions because of “misstatements.”

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