To amend the Public Health Service Act to better address substance use and substance use disorders among young people.
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Sep 8, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 8, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Massachusetts's 5th congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 8, 2016
Length: 8 pages
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H.R. 5956 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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