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H.R. 5891: Improving the Federal Response to Families Impacted by Substance Use Disorder Act

About the bill

Source: Republican Policy Committee

H.R. 5891 establishes an interagency task force to develop a strategy on how federal agencies can implement a coordinated approach to responding to the opioid epidemic, with a particular focus on the existing programs that support infants, children, and their families. The task force will be led by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), and will include the Departments of Education, Agriculture, and Labor. Additionally, the task force will solicit input from local entities and individuals on the frontlines in order to inform the aforementioned strategy.

The ...

Sponsor and status

Glenn Grothman

Sponsor. Representative for Wisconsin's 6th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jun 14, 2018
Length: 9 pages
Introduced:

May 21, 2018

Status:

Passed House (Senate next) on Jun 13, 2018

This bill passed in the House on June 13, 2018 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis:

34% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

May 21, 2018
 
Introduced

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

Jun 8, 2018
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

Jun 13, 2018
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Pending
 
Passed Senate

Pending
 
Signed by the President

H.R. 5891 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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