To require the National Institute of Minority Health and Health Disparities to submit to Congress a report on the impact of the opioid epidemic on minority communities.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 9th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 25, 2018
Length: 3 pages
Apr 25, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 25, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Apr 25, 2018
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H.R. 5616 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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