IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
November 14, 2017
Mrs. Shaheen (for herself, Mrs. Capito, Ms. Hassan, Mr. Manchin, Mr. Coons, and Mrs. McCaskill) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
To improve the State response to the opioid abuse crisis.
This Act may be cited as the
Targeted Opioid Funding Act.
State response to the opioid abuse crisis
Subsection (c)(1) of section 1003 of the 21st Century Cures Act (42 U.S.C. 290ee–3 note) is amended—
an incidence or prevalence of opioid use disorders and inserting
a prevalence of opioid use disorders, and a mortality rate associated with opioid use disorders,; and
, in amounts not less than $5,000,000, after