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H.R. 2063 (115th): Opioid PACE Act of 2017

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To amend the Controlled Substances Act to require certain training as a condition of registration to prescribe or dispense opioids for the treatment of pain or pain management, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Bradley “Brad” Schneider

Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 10th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Apr 6, 2017
Length: 4 pages
Introduced
Apr 6, 2017
115th Congress (2017–2019)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 6, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

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What legislators are saying

House Energy and Commerce Committee Considers Schneider Opioid Legislation
    — Rep. Bradley “Brad” Schneider [D-IL10] (Sponsor) on Feb 28, 2018

Schneider Invites Lake Co. States Attorney Nerheim as Guest to State of Union
    — Rep. Bradley “Brad” Schneider [D-IL10] (Sponsor) on Jan 25, 2018

House Passes Defense Authorization Bill with Rep. Schneider Amendment to Address Military Opioid Abuse
    — Rep. Bradley “Brad” Schneider [D-IL10] (Sponsor) on Jul 14, 2017

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History

Apr 6, 2017
 
Introduced

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Jan 30, 2018
 
Considered by Communications and Technology

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Feb 28, 2018
 
Considered by Health

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

H.R. 2063 (115th) 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 2063. This is the one from the 115th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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