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H.R. 5272 (115th): To provide additional guidance to grantees seeking funding to treat or prevent mental health or substance use disorders.

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Source: Republican Policy Committee

H.R. 5272 requires the newly established National Mental Health and Substance Use Policy Laboratory to issue guidance to applicants for Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) grants that support evidence-based practices. The guidance shall include how best to articulate the rationale for a given program or activity; encourage the funding of evidence-based interventions; and encourage the replication of promising or effective practices.

Sponsor and status

Steve Stivers

Sponsor. Representative for Ohio's 15th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jun 13, 2018
Length: 2 pages
Introduced
Mar 14, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on June 12, 2018 but was never passed by the Senate.

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What legislators are saying

Reps. Stivers, Engel Evidence-Based Treatment Legislation Signed Into Law
    — Rep. Steve Stivers [R-OH15] (Sponsor) on Oct 24, 2018

House Energy & Commerce Committee Passes Engel RESULTS Act to Help Combat the Opioid Crisis
    — Rep. Eliot Engel [D-NY16] (Co-sponsor) on May 9, 2018

Donovan, House Pass 35 Bills to Combat the Opioid Crisis
    — Rep. Daniel Donovan [R-NY11, 2015-2018] on Jun 14, 2018

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform: SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 5272 will add $4 million in new spending through 2023.

History

Mar 14, 2018
 
Introduced

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Mar 21, 2018
 
Considered by Health

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Apr 25, 2018
 
Considered by Health

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May 9, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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Jun 12, 2018
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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H.R. 5272 (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.

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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