To ensure U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers, agents, and other personnel have adequate synthetic opioid detection equipment, that the Department of Homeland Security has a process to update synthetic opioid detection capability, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Louisiana's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 29, 2020
Length: 4 pages
What legislators are saying
“Higgins Bill to Improve DHS' Opioid Detection Capabilities Passes House”
— Rep. Clay Higgins [R-LA3] (Sponsor) on Dec 9, 2019
What stakeholders are saying
H.R. 4761 is a bill in the United States Congress.
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