S. 2254 (112th): ID MEDS Act


Mar 29, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 29, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Robert “Rob” Portman

Junior Senator from Ohio



Read Text »
Last Updated: Mar 29, 2012
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to direct the Attorney General to establish uniform standards for the exchange of controlled substance and prescription information for the purpose of preventing diversion, fraud, and abuse of controlled substances and other prescription drugs.

Summary (CRS)

3/29/2012--Introduced.Interstate Drug Monitoring Efficiency and Data Sharing Act of 2012 or the ID MEDS Act - Directs the Attorney General to establish national interoperability standards to facilitate the exchange of ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 29, 2012

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2254”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 4292 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 28, 2012

Search for similar bills.

Links & tools

Primary Source

THOMAS.gov (The Library of Congress)

GovTrack gets most information from THOMAS, which is updated generally one day after events occur. Activity since the last update may not be reflected here. Data comes via the congress project.


Click a format for a citation suggestion: