Advocacy

President Trump Signs the Historic Opioid Package (H.R. 6) into Law!

October 24, 2018

Today, President Trump signed the historic Opioid Package (H.R. 6) into law!

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Over 100 Organizations Send Letters Thanking Congress for Passing the Opioid Package

October 16, 2018

Over 100 organizations sent letters to Congress thanking Members of the House and Senate for their leadership and hard bipartisan work to pass the historic opioid package, the SUPPORT for Patients...

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The Opioid Package On Its way to the President's Desk!

October 3, 2018

Today, the U.S. Senate passed the historic Opioid Package (H.R. 6) with a vote of 98-1. Now that both Chambers have approved the final version, the package will be sent to the President’s desk to...

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41 key components of the Opioid Package (H.R. 6)

September 28, 2018

Today the U.S. House of Representatives passed historic, comprehensive legislation in a vote of 393-8 that creates new resources and better policies to help the millions of patients and families...

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Statement on Senate Passing Historic Opioids Package

September 17, 2018
With passage of the Senate’s opioids package today, we could not be more pleased with the historic work Congress has undertaken to address the opioid crisis. This legislation will help families...
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Over 200 Organizations Urge Passage of Opioid Legislation

September 13, 2018

 

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Take Action: Urge your Senators to Take Immediate Action on Passing the Opioid Package

August 8, 2018

We applaud the House of Representatives for their leadership in passing the Substance Use-Disorder Prevention that Promotes Opioid Recovery and Treatment (SUPPORT) for Patients and Communities Act...

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Funding Update: Senate Funding Levels for Fiscal Year 2019

July 19, 2018

The Senate Appropriations Committee has approved all 12 fiscal year 2019 appropriation bills, which, if signed into law, would authorize over $7.4 billion in funding for the 31 addiction programs we...

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Senate Bill to Include $7.9 Billion in Federal Funding to Address Addiction

July 19, 2018

 

Last week, the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) issued a report that determined, if approved, the Opioid Crisis Response Act of 2018 (OCRA; S. 2680) would authorize approximately $7.9 billion in...

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House Passes Historic H.R. 6 to Help Patients and Families

June 22, 2018

Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed historic legislation to continue building the comprehensive framework needed to address our nation’s drug crisis. The Substance Use-Disorder Prevention...

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