Sober Living Homes Legislation Passes House

May 7, 2018

The problem of opioid addiction continues to grip the country and safe, substance free environments for those that suffer from substance abuse are indispensable. To continue our efforts, we passed sober living homes legislation, House Bill 5149, to provide those that are substance free and recovering an opportunity to gather in safe and easily identifiable homes certified through the National Alliance for Recovery Residences and registered with the Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services.

Below are my personal remarks on the House Floor: