Summary: H.R.5124 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (02/27/2018)

Community Action Opioid Response Act of 2018

This bill requires the Office of Community Services within the Department of Health and Human Services to establish a grant program that helps low-income individuals, families, and communities affected by the national opioid epidemic. Grants must be awarded to Community Action Agencies (local organizations that work to reduce poverty in low-income communities) for specified activities relating to opioid misuse and abuse, including education, outreach, prevention, and treatment services.