Public Policy Information

Letters from Senator Edward J. Markey (D-MA) on the prescription drug and heroin epidemic

Carol McDaid, “Parity and ACA: Next Steps”, presented at the NASADAD Board of Directors Meeting on December 5th, 2013.

Public Policy Committee Conference Calls

The Public Policy Committee holds monthly conference calls that are open to the entire membership. Topics discussed on the calls include: current legislation, federal and NGO partnerships, State issues and member concerns. Member participation on the calls is encouraged!

If you have ideas for agenda topics or are interested in becoming a member of the Policy Committee, please do not hesitate to contact Public Policy Staff.

October 17th, 2011, Public Policy Committee Conference Call on Prescription Drug Abuse/Misuse: PowerPoint Presentations

An Update on the Treatment of Prescription Drug Abuse and Dependence in Florida: Stephenie Colston, SSA, Florida

Prescription Drug Misuse in Vermont: The Problems and Our Response: Barbara Cimaglio, SSA, Vermont

Overview on Utah and Prescription Drug Abuse

Attacking Ohio’s Opiate Epidemic

Public Policy Staff

Rob Morrison, Executive Director,