To amend the Public Health Service Act to protect the confidentiality of substance use disorder patient records.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 18th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 28, 2017
Length: 4 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on July 28, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
Jul 28, 2017
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Apr 25, 2018
Considered by Health
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
H.R. 3545 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 3545. This is the one from the 115th Congress.
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