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S. 2092 (113th): Opioid Overdose Reduction Act of 2014

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A bill to provide certain protections from civil liability with respect to the emergency administration of opioid overdose drugs.

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Sponsor and status

Edward “Ed” Markey

Sponsor. Senator for Massachusetts. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Mar 6, 2014
Length: 7 pages
Introduced
Mar 6, 2014
113th Congress (2013–2015)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 6, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).

Cosponsors

3 Cosponsors (2 Democrats, 1 Republican)

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What legislators are saying

Markey Releases Comprehensive Plan to Address Prescription Drug and Heroin Crisis
    — Sen. Edward “Ed” Markey [D-MA] (Sponsor) on Oct 14, 2014

Markey: CDC Report on Increase in Heroin Deaths Should Spur America into Action
    — Sen. Edward “Ed” Markey [D-MA] (Sponsor) on Oct 3, 2014

Markey Introduces Legislation to Expand Treatment for Heroin and Prescription Drug Addiction
    — Sen. Edward “Ed” Markey [D-MA] (Sponsor) on Jul 23, 2014

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History

Mar 6, 2014
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

S. 2092 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 2092. This is the one from the 113th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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