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S. 2842 (115th): Opioid Addiction Recovery Fraud Prevention Act of 2018

A bill to prohibit the marketing of bogus opioid treatment programs or products.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Shelley Capito

Sponsor. Junior Senator for West Virginia. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jun 27, 2018
Length: 14 pages
Introduced:

May 15, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 22, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

History

May 15, 2018
 
Introduced

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May 22, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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Jun 27, 2018
 
Reported by Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation

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S. 2842 (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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