Public Policy Response to the Addiction and Opioid Crisis Working Group

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Public Policy Response to the Addiction and Opioid Crisis Working Group

States and Nation Policy Summit 2016 | Washington, DC
Wednesday, November 30, 2016
11:00 – 11:50 AM

11:00 AM – Introduction/Opening Remarks

11:05 AM – State Level Responses.  New Hampshire: Drug Court Program.  Presenter: Ronald Lampard, Criminal Justice Reform Task Force Director.  Innovative Reform Policies in Response to the Opioid and Addiction Crisis. Presenter: Mia Heck, Health and Human Services Task Force Director.

11:20 AM – Remarks from the Public Sector Chairs of both task forces.  Sen. Michael Hough (MD), Public Sector Chair of the Criminal Justice Reform Task Force.  Senator Judson Hill (GA), Public Sector Chair of the Health and Humans Services Task Force.

11:35 AM – Working group discussion of principles in support of finding a comprehensive response to the opioid crisis.

11:50 AM – Adjourn.