Substance Use Disorders

Pending
AB 1510 (Jones-Sawyer, D-Los Angeles)
Follow
Withdrawn from the Senate Governance and Finance Committee on May 13. To be heard in the Senate Appropriations Committee.

AB 1510 would enact the “Fighting Fentanyl Bond Act of 2024” and place a general obligation bond on the November 2024 ballot to finance various substance use disorder treatment, harm reduction, research, and criminal justice programs.

Kathryn Scott

Job title:
SVP State Relations & Advocacy
Phone number:
916-552-7540

Kirsten Barlow

Job title:
VP Policy
Phone number:
916-552-7573
Pending
AB 1859 (Alanis, R-Modesto)
Support
Passed off the Assembly Appropriations Committee suspense file on May 16. Pending an Assembly floor vote.

AB 1859 would require coroners to test for xylazine if they suspect an individual may have died from an opioid overdose and to report positive test results to the state Department of Public Health for posting on its Overdose Surveillance Dashboard.

Kirsten Barlow

Job title:
VP Policy
Phone number:
916-552-7573