RI H7294 | 2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-1)
Status: Engrossed on May 16 2018 - 50% progression, died in committee
Action: 2018-05-31 - Referred to Senate Health and Human Services
Pending: Senate Health and Human Services Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Creates the "Neil Fachon Terminally Ill Patient's Right To Try Act of 2018," 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 2018


Roll Calls

2018-05-16 - House - Passage (Y: 70 N: 0 NV: 5 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2018-05-31SenateReferred to Senate Health and Human Services
2018-05-16HouseHouse read and passed
2018-05-11HousePlaced on House Calendar (05/16/2018)
2018-05-09HouseCommittee recommends passage
2018-05-04HouseScheduled for consideration (05/09/2018)
2018-04-04HouseCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2018-03-30HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (04/04/2018)
2018-01-25HouseIntroduced, referred to House H.E.W.


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Bill Comments