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2017 Regular Session



Cigarette Restitution Fund - Establishment of Behavioral Health Treatment Account and Funding for Substance Use Treatment Services

Sponsored by:

Delegate Hayes


In the House - Hearing 2/21 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Requiring the Cigarette Restitution Fund to include a separate account to be used for substance use treatment, with priority given to residential treatment services, recovery support housing, and specified crisis response services, and for rate adjustments for specified agencies or programs; requiring specified distributions from the account to be used to supplement and not supplant specified other funds; prohibiting more than $10,000,000 from being appropriated from the account in any fiscal year; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Hayes, Cullison, Anderton, Angel, Barron, Hill, Kelly, Kipke, McIntosh, Miele, Morales, Pena-Melnyk, Platt, Reznik, and K. Young
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0474
Introduced in a prior session as: HB1618 Session: 2016 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2017
Bill imposes a mandated appropriation in the annual State Budget Bill
Health and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Budgets -see also- Capital Budgets
Cigarettes -see also- Smoking
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Community Facilities and Services
Controlled Dangerous Substances -see also- Drugs; Subst Abus
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Emergency Medical Services
Health -see also- Mental and Behavioral Health
Housing -see also- Apartments; Condos; Mobile & Manuf Homes
Mental and Behavioral Health
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Substance Abuse
Statutes:Article - State Finance and Procurement

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November 28, 2017 1:01 P.M.