S. 1277 (113th): Combating Prescription Drug Abuse Act

Introduced:

Jul 10, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 10, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Barbara Boxer

Junior Senator from California

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 10, 2013
Length: 7 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to establish a commission for the purpose of coordinating efforts to reduce prescription drug abuse, and for other purposes.

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History

Introduced
Jul 10, 2013

Details

Cosponsors
3 cosponsors (3D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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