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H.R. 5770 (115th): Easy MAT for Opioid Addiction Act

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To direct the Attorney General to amend certain regulations so that practitioners may administer not more than 3 days' medication to a person at one time when administering narcotic drugs for the purpose of relieving acute withdrawal symptoms.

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Sponsor and status

Raul Ruiz

Sponsor. Representative for California's 36th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: May 10, 2018
Length: 2 pages
Introduced:

May 10, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 10, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

History

May 10, 2018
 
Introduced

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H.R. 5770 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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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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