A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to clarify the authority of the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to disclose certain patient information to state controlled substance monitoring programs, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Indiana. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 13, 2017
Length: 2 pages
Jul 13, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 13, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jul 13, 2017
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S. 1567 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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