Link: http://thehill.com/policy/healthcare/mental-health/282020-lawmakers-consider-adding-mental-health-bill-to-opioid

By Peter Sullivan
June 2, 2016

Lawmakers are considering adding a mental health reform bill to the work of a conference committee focused on opioid legislation, according to congressional aides. The idea is to add a mental health bill from Sens. Bill Cassidy (R-La.) and Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) to the product coming out of the conference committee that is reconciling the differences between House and Senate bills on the opioid crisis.