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Board of Medical Assistance Services
Mandate 1232

Mandate Information
Mandate Title:
Addiction and Recovery Treatment Services
Purpose of legislation
This regulatory action updates the Virginia Administrative Code to expand the substance use disorder service called “Preferred Office-Based Opioid Treatment” (which has been available only to individuals with a primary diagnosis of opioid use disorder) to individuals with a substance-related or addictive disorder, in accordance with a mandate from the 2021 General Assembly (313.PPPPP).
Legislation mandating a change
Budget item mandating a change Item 313 (2021)
VAC chapters to be amended
12 vac 30 - 130 : Amount, Duration and Scope of Selected Services
Associated Regulatory Actions
Action 5831: Addiction and Recovery Treatment and Substance Use Disorder Services Updates
Latest Stage: Fast-Track
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