Opioid addiction treatment pilot program; DBHDS, et al., to establish in Planning District 12. (SB52)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill Stanley (R-Moneta)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Opioid addiction treatment pilot program. Requires the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services (the Department), in partnership with community services boards, a hospital licensed in the Commonwealth, and telemedicine networks, to establish a two-year pilot program in Planning District 12 designed to provide comprehensive treatment and recovery services to uninsured or underinsured individuals suffering from opioid addiction or opioid-related disorders. The bill requires the Department and its partners to collaborate with a work group established by the Department of interested stakeholders to develop the pilot program. Read the Bill »

Status

11/18/2019: Awaiting a Vote in the Education and Health Committee

History

DateAction
11/18/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20100380D
11/18/2019Referred to Committee on Education and Health

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