Summary: To extend the State Opioid Response Grants program, and for other purposes. Cosponsors
ANGIE CRAIG’S POSITION: Representative Craig cosponsored the bill on 5/21/19.
STATUS: Introduced 5/01/19 by Rep. Trone, David J. [D-MD-6].
INFORMATION RELATED TO THE BILL:
- A group of freshman lawmakers representing 30 states is hoping a fresh approach can make a difference in the war against drug addiction. (Source: KLFY)
- The bill would authorize for five years the State Opioid Response (SOR) Grants and Tribal Opioid Response (TOR) Grants, which have only been funded for two years by Congress starting in 2018. (Source: Rep. Trone, Press Release, 5/01/19)