H.R. 1821: Opioid Overdose Reduction Act of 2015

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

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Apr 15, 2015


Referred to Committee on Apr 15, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on April 15, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Richard Neal

Representative for Massachusetts's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 15, 2015
Length: 8 pages


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Apr 15, 2015

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H.R. 1821 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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