H.R. 2805 (114th): Heroin and Prescription Opioid Abuse Prevention, Education, and Enforcement Act of 2015

To address prescription opioid abuse and heroin use.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Jun 17, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Introduced (Enacted Via Other Measures)

This bill was introduced on June 17, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. But provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

Provisions of this bill also appear in:

S. 524: Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2016
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 22, 2016. (compare text)
Sponsor:

Susan Brooks

Representative for Indiana's 5th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 17, 2015
Length: 22 pages

History

Jun 17, 2015
 
Introduced

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Oct 8, 2015
 
Considered by Health

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Oct 8, 2015
 
Considered by Health

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Oct 8, 2015
 
Considered by Health

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Oct 8, 2015
 
Considered by Health

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Oct 8, 2015
 
Considered by Health

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

H.R. 2805 (114th) 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.

This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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