About the bill
H.R. 5892 would create an Advisory Committee to advise the Secretary of Labor on actions the Department can take to address the impact of opioid abuse on the workplace. The bill specifies criteria for membership and meetings, and it requires the committee to issue a report with recommendations or examples of best practices that will be shared with the Secretary, the House Committee on Education and the Workforce, and the Senate Committee on Health, Employment, Labor and Pensions.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Minnesota's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 14, 2018
Length: 8 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on June 13, 2018 but was never passed by the Senate.
What legislators are saying
“Banks: Congress is Taking Serious Steps to Combat the Opioid Crisis”
— Rep. Jim Banks [R-IN3] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 14, 2018
May 21, 2018
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jun 13, 2018
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
H.R. 5892 (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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