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HB 1180

Title: Substance abuse services providers; assessment, tobacco use disorder.
Author: Nadarius Clark

Summary
Substance abuse services providers; assessment; tobacco use. Requires every provider licensed by the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services who provides services to individuals with substance use disorder to assess each individual receiving services for use of all tobacco products at the time the provider begins providing services and provides that, in cases in which an individual receiving services is identified as having a tobacco use disorder, the provider shall (i) provide information to the individual about how continued use of tobacco products may affect the individual's long-term success in recovery from substance use disorder, (ii) recommend treatment for tobacco use disorder in the treatment plan, and (iii) offer either treatment for tobacco use disorder as part of the individual's treatment plan, if the provider is licensed to provide such treatment, or referral for treatment of tobacco use disorder.

Status
House: Presented and ordered printed 22104550D 01/17/2022
House: Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions 01/17/2022
House: Assigned HWI sub: Subcommittee #3 01/25/2022

Bill Documents
HB 1180 - Presented and ordered printed 22104550D
2022-01-17 - HB 1180 (Presented and ordered printed 22104550D)


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    Del. Nadarius Clark (D-VA)
    State House

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