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H.R. 3153 (116th): EFFORT Act


To direct the Director of the National Science Foundation to support research on opioid addiction, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

Jennifer Wexton

Sponsor. Representative for Virginia's 10th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Dec 22, 2020
Length: 4 pages
Introduced
Jun 6, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 13, 2021

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 13, 2021.

Law
Pub.L. 116-335
Cosponsors

25 Cosponsors (16 Democrats, 9 Republicans)

Source

Position statements

What legislators are saying

Wexton Bill to Expand Opioid Research Passes Out of Committee
    — Rep. Jennifer Wexton [D-VA10] (Sponsor) on Jun 20, 2019

Jenniffer Gonzlez lidera junto a NASA y el Caucus de Asuntos de la Mujer del Congreso evento para Promover el Programa Artemisa
    — Commish. Jenniffer González-Colón [R-PR0] (Co-sponsor) on Sep 12, 2019

My Votes – Week of July 22
    — Rep. Cathy Rodgers [R-WA5] on Jul 26, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 3153 will add $45 million in new spending through 2029.
R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to H.R. 3153 will be negligible.

History

Jun 6, 2019
 
Introduced

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Jun 20, 2019
 
Considered by House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Jun 27, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

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Jul 23, 2019
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 13, 2019
 
Considered by Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Aug 6, 2020
 
Reported by Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation

A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.

Dec 22, 2020
 
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 31, 2020
 
House Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Jan 13, 2021
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 3153 (116th) 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 3153. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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