Conduct basic and clinical neurobiological research on addictive disorders; develop and program to educate the public about addictive and stress-related medical disorders.
The board shall submit a progress report and an operations plan to the governor and the legislature by January 1, 1989. The plan must include the board's operating procedures, accounting procedures, personnel procedures, investment procedures, and rules of conduct and ethics.
The board shall report quarterly to the commissioner of finance, on forms provided by the commissioner of finance, information about fiscal performance and status. The board shall also report quarterly to the commissioner of health, on forms provided by the commissioner of health, information about the institute's status, research and clinical projects and findings, and performance.