Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2016
U.S. Government Publishing Office. (2016). Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2016.
This Act authorizes the Attorney General and Secretary of Health and Human Services to award grants to address the prescription opioid abuse and heroin use crisis, and for other purposes. It also extends buprenorphine waiver privileges to qualifying nurse practitioners and physician assistants until October 1, 2021.