H.R. 1492: Medical Controlled Substances Transportation Act of 2017

H.R. 1492 would amend the Controlled Substances Act (CSA) to authorize a mobile medical practitioner to transport and administer controlled substances to patients outside of the State in which they are registered, and at locations other than a principal place of business or professional practice. In order to do so, the practitioner would need to have a separate registration issued ... Continue reading »
(Source: Republican Policy Committee)

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Overview

Introduced:

Mar 10, 2017

Status:

Passed House (Senate next) on Jul 12, 2017

This bill passed in the House on July 12, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Pete Sessions

Representative for Texas's 32nd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 13, 2017
Length: 5 pages

Prognosis:

26% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Mar 10, 2017
 
Introduced

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Jun 7, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

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Jun 7, 2017
 
Considered by House Committee on Energy and Commerce

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Jun 23, 2017
 
Reported by House Committee on Energy and Commerce

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Jul 7, 2017
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

Jul 12, 2017
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 1492 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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