June 29, 2010(Key vote)
Title: Audit of Methadone Treatment Programs & Medical Assistance Transportation Program
Vote Smart's Synopsis:
Vote to pass a resolution that directs the Legislative Budget and Finance Committee to conduct a performance audit of the state's methadone treatment programs and the medical assistance transportation program.
-Specifies that the committee will evaluate the savings that would result if an individual were required to receive treatment at the facility closest to his/her residence.
-Requires the committee to consider the policies implemented by other states to face the issue of heroin addiction.
-Requires the committee to report the results of the audit within 150 days.