A bill to establish procedures regarding the approval of opioid drugs by the Food and Drug Administration.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for West Virginia. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 9, 2017
Length: 3 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on May 9, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Apr 15, 2015
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 954 (114th).
May 9, 2017
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Feb 7, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 418 (116th).
S. 1078 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 1078. This is the one from the 115th Congress.
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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