S. 1641: Jason Simcakoski Memorial Opioid Safety Act

A bill to improve the use by the Department of Veterans Affairs of opioids in treating veterans, to improve patient advocacy by the Department, and to expand availability of complementary and integrative health, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Overview

Introduced:

Jun 22, 2015

Status:

Referred to Committee on Jun 22, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on June 22, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Tammy Baldwin

Junior Senator from Wisconsin

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 22, 2015
Length: 71 pages

Prognosis:

1% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

History

Jun 22, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 1641 is 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.

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