S. 1355: Combating the Heroin Epidemic Through Forensic Drug Testing Act of 2017

A bill to combat the heroin epidemic and drug sample backlogs.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Overview

Introduced:

Jun 14, 2017

Status:

Introduced on Jun 14, 2017

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on June 14, 2017. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Jeanne Shaheen

Senior Senator from New Hampshire

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 14, 2017
Length: 6 pages

Prognosis:

1% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Jun 14, 2017
 
Introduced

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Ordered Reported

 
Passed Senate (House next)

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 1355 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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