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Full Text of HB3161  100th General Assembly




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1    AN ACT concerning State government.
2    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3represented in the General Assembly:
4    Section 5. The Alcoholism and Other Drug Abuse and
5Dependency Act is amended by adding Section 20-30 as follows:
6    (20 ILCS 301/20-30 new)
7    Sec. 20-30. Opioid prevention and abuse; public awareness
8website. The Department shall create and maintain a website to
9educate the public on heroin and prescription opioid abuse. At
10a minimum, the website shall include:
11        (1) information on the warning signs of heroin and
12    prescription opioid addiction;
13        (2) helpful hints for parents on how to discuss the
14    dangers of heroin and prescription opioid addiction with
15    their children;
16        (3) information on available treatment options and
17    services;
18        (4) a listing of the toll-free number established by
19    the Department to provide information and referral
20    services for persons with questions concerning substance
21    abuse and treatment; and
22        (5) links to flyers and resources for download.
23    The Department shall adopt any rules necessary to implement



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1the provisions of this Section.