CS/HB 807: Marketing Practices for Substance Abuse Services
GENERAL BILL by Children, Families and Seniors Subcommittee ; Hager ; Harrell
Marketing Practices for Substance Abuse Services; Authorizes Office of Statewide Prosecution to investigate & prosecute patient brokering offenses; requires DCF to recognize certification process for recovery support specialists; increases penalties for operating without license; requires background screening for owners, directors, CFOs, & clinical supervisors of substance abuse service provider; revises limitations on referrals to recovery residences; requires background screening for clinical supervisors; authorizes court to approve application for disclosure of substance abuse treatment records; prohibits certain marketing practices; provides fines & penalties.
Last Action: 3/21/2017 House - Now in Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 423
Location: In committee/council (HHS)
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Children, Families and Seniors Subcommittee; Criminal Justice Subcommittee; Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 91
• On Committee agenda-- Children, Families and Seniors Subcommittee, 03/08/17, 12:00 pm, 12 HOB
• Introduced -HJ 91
• CS by Children, Families and Seniors Subcommittee; YEAS 13 NAYS 0 -HJ 354
• Pending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
• CS by Children, Families and Seniors Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 348
• Now in Criminal Justice Subcommittee -HJ 360
• On Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice Subcommittee, 03/21/17, 12:30 pm, Sumner Hall
• Favorable by Criminal Justice Subcommittee; YEAS 11 NAYS 0 -HJ 423
• Now in Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 423
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