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H.R. 3254: Heroin and Opioid Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act of 2017

To amend the Internal Revenue Code to impose an excise tax on opioid manufacturers, to make the funds collected through such tax available for opioid (including heroin) abuse prevention and treatment programs, and for other purposes.

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Overview

Introduced:

Jul 14, 2017

Status:

Introduced on Jul 14, 2017

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on July 14, 2017. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Michelle Lujan Grisham

Representative for New Mexico's 1st congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 14, 2017
Length: 6 pages

Prognosis:

1% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Jul 14, 2017
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Pending
 
Ordered Reported

Pending
 
Passed House (Senate next)

Pending
 
Passed Senate

Pending
 
Signed by the President

H.R. 3254 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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