US HB4817 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 48-16)
Status: Introduced on October 23 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-11-08 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Pending: House Subcommittee on Health Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

VA Directly Returning Opioid Prescriptions Act This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to ensure that each VA medical center with an on-site pharmacy or a law enforcement officer has a physical location where patients may dispose of controlled substances medications.

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Title

VA Directly Returning Opioid Prescriptions Act

Sponsors

Rep. James Baird [R-IN]Rep. Greg Steube [R-FL]Rep. Paul Gosar [R-AZ]Rep. Glenn Thompson [R-PA]
Rep. Paul Cook [R-CA]Rep. John Moolenaar [R-MI]Rep. Jim Banks [R-IN]Rep. Sanford Bishop [D-GA]
Rep. Jason Crow [D-CO]Rep. Steve Watkins [R-KS]Rep. Ken Calvert [R-CA]Rep. Michael Waltz [R-FL]
Rep. Gregory Pence [R-IN]Rep. Dan Crenshaw [R-TX]Rep. Ralph Abraham [R-LA]Rep. Mike Bost [R-IL]
Rep. Seth Moulton [D-MA]Rep. Haley Stevens [D-MI]Rep. Brian Mast [R-FL]Rep. Ed Case [D-HI]
Rep. Nicholas Taylor [R-TX]Rep. Larry Bucshon [R-IN]Rep. Eric Crawford [R-AR]Rep. Guy Reschenthaler [R-PA]
Rep. Gus Bilirakis [R-FL]Rep. Mark Green [R-TN]Rep. Colin Allred [D-TX]Rep. Jackie Walorski [R-IN]
Rep. Conor Lamb [D-PA]Rep. Max Rose [D-NY]Rep. Jared Golden [D-ME]Rep. Susan Brooks [R-IN]
Rep. Don Bacon [R-NE]Rep. Peter Visclosky [D-IN]Rep. Ann Wagner [R-MO]Rep. Elaine Luria [D-VA]
Rep. Vicky Hartzler [R-MO]Rep. Carol Miller [R-WV]Rep. Brad Wenstrup [R-OH]Rep. Christopher Pappas [D-NH]
Rep. Denver Riggleman [R-VA]Rep. Mark Meadows [R-NC]Rep. Scott Tipton [R-CO]Rep. John Rutherford [R-FL]
Rep. Troy Balderson [R-OH]Rep. Ron Wright [R-TX]Rep. Alexander Mooney [R-WV]Rep. Mac Thornberry [R-TX]
Rep. John Shimkus [R-IL]Rep. Don Young [R-AK]Rep. Robert Latta [R-OH]Rep. Greg Walden [R-OR]
Rep. Abigail Spanberger [D-VA]Rep. Brett Guthrie [R-KY]Rep. Paul Mitchell [R-MI]Rep. James Comer [R-KY]
Rep. Lee Zeldin [R-NY]Rep. Steve Stivers [R-OH]Rep. David Joyce [R-OH]Rep. Jimmy Panetta [D-CA]
Rep. Mike Gallagher [R-WI]Rep. Elise Stefanik [R-NY]Rep. David Trone [D-MD]Rep. Suzanne Lee [D-NV]

History

DateChamberAction
2019-11-08HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Health.
2019-10-23HouseReferred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
2019-10-23HouseIntroduced in House

Same As/Similar To

SB3753 (Same As) 2020-05-18 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs.

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