Opioid and Drug Abuse Commission

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The Opioid and Drug Abuse Commission is to advise the Trump administration on combating the ongoing opioid epidemic claiming more than 30,000 American fatalities annually in the U.S. New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, chairs the commission.[1]

Commission Members

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Mission

According to a draft of its executive order of creation the panel will be charged with responsibilities to:[4]

The Commission's interim recommendations are slated to be due within 90 days of its inauguration; a final report, in October 2017.

See also

References

  1. Williams, Weston (29 March 2017). "To address opioid crisis, Trump to give Chris Christie the helm". Retrieved 4 July 2017 – via Christian Science Monitor.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  2. "EXCLUSIVE: This is Trump's plan to stop the opioid epidemic. It's...not great". Retrieved 4 July 2017.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  3. CNN, Dan Merica. "Trump fills out commission tasked with fighting opioid abuse". CNN. Retrieved 4 July 2017.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  4. Says, Joe Dupont (28 March 2017). "Executive order lays out blueprint for Trump opioid commission". STAT. Retrieved 4 July 2017.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>