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S. 2579 (115th): Eliminating Opioid Related Infectious Diseases Act of 2018

A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize and expand a program of surveillance and education, carried out by the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention, regarding infections associated with injection drug use.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Todd Young

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Indiana. Republican.

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Last Updated: Mar 20, 2018
Length: 4 pages
Introduced:

Mar 20, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 20, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

See Instead:

H.R. 5353 (same title)
Passed House (Senate next) — Jun 12, 2018

History

Mar 20, 2018
 
Introduced

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S. 2579 (115th) was 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.

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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