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H.Res. 590 (115th): Calling on the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to conduct a clinical study assessing the effectiveness of treating chronic pain in veterans with cannabis in comparison to opioids.

Sponsor and status

Luis Correa

Sponsor. Representative for California's 46th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Oct 26, 2017
Length: 3 pages
Introduced:

Oct 26, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on October 26, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

History

Oct 26, 2017
 
Introduced

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

H.Res. 590 (115th) was a simple resolution in the United States Congress.

A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.

This simple resolution 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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