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PRINTER'S NO. 370
THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF PENNSYLVANIA
HOUSE BILL
No.
386
Session of
2019
INTRODUCED BY DiGIROLAMO, MURT, ULLMAN, MILLARD, WEBSTER, DeLUCA
AND READSHAW, FEBRUARY 6, 2019
REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON HUMAN SERVICES, FEBRUARY 6, 2019
AN ACT
Amending the act of April 9, 1929 (P.L.177, No.175), entitled,
as amended, "An act providing for and reorganizing the
conduct of the executive and administrative work of the
Commonwealth by the Executive Department thereof and the
administrative departments, boards, commissions, and officers
thereof, including the boards of trustees of State Normal
Schools, or Teachers Colleges; abolishing, creating,
reorganizing or authorizing the reorganization of certain
administrative departments, boards, and commissions; defining
the powers and duties of the Governor and other executive and
administrative officers, and of the several administrative
departments, boards, commissions, and officers; fixing the
salaries of the Governor, Lieutenant Governor, and certain
other executive and administrative officers; providing for
the appointment of certain administrative officers, and of
all deputies and other assistants and employes in certain
departments, boards, and commissions; providing for judicial
administration; and prescribing the manner in which the
number and compensation of the deputies and all other
assistants and employes of certain departments, boards and
commissions shall be determined," in powers and duties of the
Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs, further providing
for powers and duties.
The General Assembly of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
hereby enacts as follows:
Section 1. Section 2301-A of the act of April 9, 1929
(P.L.177, No.175), known as The Administrative Code of 1929, is
amended by adding a paragraph to read:
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Section 2301-A. Powers and duties.
The Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs shall have the
power and its duty shall be:
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(8.1) To utilize criteria developed or adapted by the
Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs to meet the needs,
service requirements and regulatory structure of the
Commonwealth to guide decisions governing the type, level and
length of care, including hospital detoxification, for all
patients receiving drug and alcohol addiction treatment
through Federal or State funding.
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Section 2. This act shall take effect in 60 days.
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