An Act To Amend the Laws Governing the Substance Use Disorder Services Commission
Sec. 1. 5 MRSA §20065, as amended by PL 2017, c. 407, Pt. A, §§41 to 43, is further amended to read:
§ 20065. Membership
(1) Substance use disorder prevention;
(2) Substance use disorder treatment;
(4) Employers; and
(5) Persons in recovery from substance use disorder for a minimum of 3 years.
(6) Co-occurring disorder services;
(7) Employment; and
(8) Substance use disorder recovery.
A member appointed to fill a vacancy occurring before the expiration of the term for which the member's predecessor was appointed may be appointed only for the remainder of that term.
Sec. 2. 5 MRSA §20067, sub-§§3 and 4, as amended by PL 2017, c. 407, Pt. A, §44, are further amended to read:
Sec. 3. Transition. Notwithstanding the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 5, section 20065, subsection 3, paragraph J, public members of the Substance Use Disorder Services Commission serving on the effective date of this Act may continue to serve for the remainder of the terms for which they were appointed. When the term of a public member expires, that member's successor is appointed in accordance with this Act.
This bill revises the membership and duties of the Substance Use Disorder Services Commission.