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S. 2922 (115th): Help for Moms and Babies Act

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A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to help improve access to care for pregnant and postpartum women receiving substance use disorder treatment, including for opioid use disorders, in an institution for mental diseases.

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Sponsor and status

Debbie Stabenow

Sponsor. Senator for Michigan. Democrat.

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Last Updated: May 22, 2018
Length: 3 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.


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Heller Announces Over $2.2 Million Awarded to Nevada Organizations to Help Children who are Victims of the Opioid Crisis
    — Sen. Dean Heller [R-NV, 2011-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Oct 30, 2018

President Signs Into Law Eight Heller Bills Aimed at Fighting Nevadas Opioid Crisis
    — Sen. Dean Heller [R-NV, 2011-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Oct 24, 2018

Eight Heller Bills to Help Fight Nevadas Opioid Crisis Headed to the Presidents Desk
    — Sen. Dean Heller [R-NV, 2011-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Oct 3, 2018

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May 22, 2018

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

S. 2922 (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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