To establish programs related to prevention of prescription opioid misuse, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Jul 7, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 7, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Pennsylvania's 17th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 7, 2016
Length: 26 pages
Jul 7, 2016
H.R. 5655 (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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Civic Impulse. (2017). H.R. 5655 — 114th Congress: Addiction Prevention and Responsible Opioid Practices Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr5655
“H.R. 5655 — 114th Congress: Addiction Prevention and Responsible Opioid Practices Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2016. October 18, 2017 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr5655>
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