H.R. 5052: OPEN Act

Introduced:

Apr 26, 2016

Status:

Passed House on May 10, 2016

This bill passed in the House on May 10, 2016 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Kevin McCarthy

Representative for California's 23rd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: May 11, 2016
Length: 7 pages

Prognosis:

33% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

To direct the Attorney General and the Secretary of Health and Human Services to evaluate the effectiveness of grant programs that provide grants for the primary purpose of providing assistance in addressing problems pertaining to opioid abuse, and for other purposes.

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History

Apr 26, 2016
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Apr 27, 2016
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

May 10, 2016
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

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