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H.R. 5353: Eliminating Opioid Related Infectious Diseases Act of 2018

To amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize and expand a program of surveillance and education, carried out by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, regarding infections associated with injection drug use.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Leonard Lance

Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 7th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Mar 20, 2018
Length: 4 pages
Introduced:

Mar 20, 2018

Status:

Introduced on Mar 20, 2018

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on March 20, 2018. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

This bill is scheduled for the following committee meetings:
Apr 25, 2018 1 p.m. — House Committee on Energy and Commerce: Subcommittee on Health

Prognosis:

16% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Mar 20, 2018
 
Introduced

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

Apr 25, 2018
 
Considered by Health

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

Pending
 
Ordered Reported

Pending
 
Passed House (Senate next)

Pending
 
Passed Senate

Pending
 
Signed by the President

H.R. 5353 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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