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U.S. House passes three proposals as part of Bipartisan Opioid Task Force’s 2020 legislative agenda

The bills authorize grants to states and tribal organizations to increase access to prevention, treatment and recovery for opioid use disorder and more

Wolf signs 12th renewal of Opioid Disaster Declaration

The declaration allows the state to loosen regulations to expedite aid and help those suffering from opioid use disorder

Toomey, others work to provide assistance to those who have struggled with opioid abuse

The Improving Medicaid Programs’ Response to Overdose Victims and Enhancing Addiction Care Act would increase access to treatment and boost safeguards for those on Medicaid who have experienced a non-fatal, opioid-related overdose

Wolf signs 11th renewal of opioid disaster declaration

The declaration allows the state to loosen regulations and work outside of typical procedures to expedite aid to help those suffering from opioid use disorder

Wolf announces partnership with Shatterproof to end substance use disorder stigma

The national nonprofit’s strategy, titled The Movement to End Addiction Stigma, identifies nine commonly cited drivers of the opioid epidemic

Opioid Command Center releases strategic plan, roadmap to fight epidemic

The plan aims to develop initiatives to address the ever changing need for support and resources

Bipartisan Opioid Task Force hosts virtual discussion on COVID-19 and the opioid epidemic

Task force members, including Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick, heard from substance use disorder experts about the challenges associated with COVID-19 that can lead to an increase in substance misuse
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