H.R.1384: Mainstreaming Addiction Treatment Act of 2021

About This Bill

  • Introduced Feb. 25, 2021
  • Latest Major Action April 28, 2021

Bill Sponsor

Bill Cosponsors

249 (202 Democrats, 47 Republicans)

Bill Version

Bill Summary

Mainstreaming Addiction Treatment Act of 2021 This bill removes the requirement that a health care practitioner apply for a separate waiver through the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) to dispense certain narcotic drugs (e.g., buprenorphine) for maintenance or detoxification treatment (i.e., substance use disorder treatment). Further, a community health aide or community health practitioner may dispense certain narcotic drugs for...

(Source: Library of Congress)

What Lawmakers Are Saying About This Bill

There is one statement associated with H.R.1384.

Bill Actions

Date Description
April 28, 2021
Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
Feb. 26, 2021
Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Feb. 25, 2021
Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, and the Judiciary, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Feb. 25, 2021
Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Feb. 25, 2021

Introduced in the House by Paul Tonko (D-N.Y.)

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