A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to include screening for potential substance use disorders and a review of any current opioid prescriptions as part of the initial preventive physical examination and the annual wellness visit under the Medicare program.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Ohio. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 22, 2018
Length: 4 pages
May 22, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 22, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
May 22, 2018
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S. 2900 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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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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