RI H7266 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Engrossed on March 5 2020 - 50% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2020-03-05 - House read and passed
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Creates the "Neil Fachon Terminally Ill Patients' Right To Try Act of 2020," which establishes the conditions for the use of experimental treatments for terminally ill patients.

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Treatment For Patients With Terminal Illness -- The Neil Fachon Terminally Ill Patients' Right To Try Act Of 2020


Roll Calls

2020-03-05 - House - Passage (Y: 70 N: 0 NV: 4 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2020-03-05HouseHouse read and passed
2020-03-02HousePlaced on House Calendar (03/05/2020)
2020-02-26HouseCommittee recommends passage
2020-02-17HouseScheduled for consideration (02/26/2020)
2020-02-12HouseCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2020-02-07HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (02/12/2020)
2020-01-23HouseIntroduced, referred to House H.E.W.

Rhode Island State Sources

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