H.R. 1366 (113th): Stop Oxy Abuse Act of 2013


Mar 21, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 21, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Stephen Lynch

Representative for Massachusetts's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 21, 2013
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About the bill

Full Title

To direct the Commissioner of Food and Drugs to modify the approval of any drug containing controlled-release oxycodone hydrochloride to limit such approval to use for the relief of severe-only instead of moderate-to-severe pain, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/21/2013--Introduced.Stop Oxy Abuse Act of 2013 - Directs the Commissioner of Food and Drugs (FDA), within 90 days, to take such actions as may be necessary to modify the approval ... Read more >

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Mar 21, 2013

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1366”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


8 cosponsors (4R, 4D) (show)
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