A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize the Assistant Secretary for Mental Health and Substance Use to award grants, contracts, and cooperative agreements for planning, establishing, or administering programs to prevent and address the misuse of opioids, related drugs, and other drugs commonly used in pain management or injury recovery, as well as the co-use of one or more such drugs with other substances, by students and student athletes, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for New Hampshire. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 28, 2022
Length: 7 pages
117th Congress (2021–2023)
This bill was introduced on March 28, 2022, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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1 Cosponsor (1 Democrat)
Mar 30, 2017
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 786 (115th).
Jan 21, 2020
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 3222 (116th).
Mar 28, 2022
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S. 3940 (117th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 3940. This is the one from the 117th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 117th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2021 to Jan 3, 2023. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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