H. R. 3341
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
June 19, 2019
Mr. Higgins of New York introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Ways and Means
To make opioid treatment programs eligible for grants under section 2008 of the Social Security Act.
This Act may be cited as the
Opioid Treatment Providers Act.
Eligibility of opioid treatment programs for health professions opportunity grants
Section 2008(a)(4)(A) of the Social Security Act (42 U.S.C. 1397g(a)(4)(A)) is amended by striking
or a community-based organization and inserting
, a community-based organization, or an opioid treatment program (as defined in section 1861(iii)(2)).
The amendment made by this Act shall take effect on October 1, 2019.