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H.R. 6491 (115th): Using Data to Prevent Opioid Diversion Act of 2018

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To amend the Controlled Substances Act to require the Drug Enforcement Administration to report certain information on distribution of opioids to manufacturers and distributors to help identify, report, and stop suspicious orders of opioids and reduce diversion rates, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Kathy Castor

Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 14th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jul 24, 2018
Length: 10 pages
Introduced:

Jul 24, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 24, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

History

Jul 24, 2018
 
Introduced

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H.R. 6491 (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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