A bill to amend the Controlled Substances Act to strengthen Drug Enforcement Administration discretion in setting opioid quotas.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Illinois. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 19, 2018
Length: 10 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on May 24, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“Opioid Crisis-Fighting Measures from Senate Judiciary Committee Become Law”
— Sen. Charles “Chuck” Grassley [R-IA] (Co-sponsor) on Oct 25, 2018
“Judiciary Committee Approves Five Measures to Combat Opioid Crisis”
— Sen. Charles “Chuck” Grassley [R-IA] (Co-sponsor) on May 24, 2018
Mar 12, 2018
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
May 17, 2018
Considered by Senate Committee on the Judiciary
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
May 24, 2018
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
S. 2535 (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. 2535. 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 passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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