A bill to require the Government Accountability Office to submit to Congress a report on neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS) in the United States and its treatment under Medicaid.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor. Junior Senator for West Virginia. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 28, 2016
Length: 3 pages
Apr 28, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 28, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
- See Instead:
H.R. 4978 (same title)
Enacted Via Other Measures — May 11, 2016
Apr 28, 2016
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
May 11, 2016
Companion Bill — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4978 (114th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on S. 2872 (114th).
S. 2872 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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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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