If the coroner determines that a drug overdose is the cause of death of a person, the coroner may provide a notice of the death to the state medical board. The coroner may include in the notice any information relating to the drug that resulted in the overdose, including the individual authorized under Chapter 4731. of the Revised Code to practice medicine or surgery, osteopathic medicine or surgery, or podiatric medicine or surgery who prescribed the drug to the decedent.
Cite as R.C. § 313.212
History. Added by 129th General AssemblyFile No.19, HB 93, §1, eff. 5/20/2011.