Includes whereas clauses. Directs the Department of Public Safety (DPS) and the City of Wilmington (City) to continue the development and implementation of the Quick Response Team Pilot Project (Project) to address the needs of opiate and heroin overdose victims who are not getting follow-up treatment. Requires DPS and the City to report the results of the Project to the specified NCGA Committee of the 2021 Regular Session upon the NCGA's reconvening. Appropriates $250,000 in nonrecurring funds from the General Fund to DPS for the 2020-21 fiscal year for the described purposes. Effective July 1, 2020.
PILOT PROJECT TO TREAT OPIOID OVERDOSE.
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AN ACT TO DIRECT THE CITY OF WILMINGTON TO CONTINUE TO DEVELOP AND IMPLEMENT THE QUICK RESPONSE TEAM PILOT PROJECT TO ADDRESS UNMET NEEDS OF OPIATE OVERDOSE VICTIMS WHO ARE IN NEED OF FOLLOW-UP TREATMENT, COUNSELING, SUPPORT, AND OTHER RECOVERY SERVICES.Intro. by Davis.
Status: Re-ref Com On Appropriations, Justice and Public Safety (House action) (May 22 2019)
Mon, 11 Mar 2019 House: Filed
Tue, 12 Mar 2019 House: Passed 1st Reading
Wed, 22 May 2019 House: Reptd Fav
Wed, 22 May 2019 House: Re-ref Com On Appropriations, Justice and Public Safety
Bill H 321 (2019-2020)Summary date: Mar 11 2019 - View Summary