2010 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Lingamfelter
Access to Sub. Abuse Services Funds by Community Orgs. (language only)

Item 304 #2h

Item 304 #2h

Health And Human Resources
Behavioral Health and Developmental Services, Department of

Page 214, after line 48, insert:
"R.  The Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services shall ensure that a portion of substance abuse services funds provided through the substance abuse block grant are made available to Recovery Community Organizations (RCOs) for Peer-to-peer delivered Recovery Support Services (PRSS) on a competitive basis using objective criteria to evaluate the proposal and make the award."

(This amendment requires the department to use objective criteria to evaluate and award substance abuse services block grant funds to RCOs who provide peer-to-peer recovery support services.)