POLICY BRIEFINGS


Recently Introduced Health Legislation Cont. 2


H.R.5770 — To direct the Attorney General to amend certain regulations so that practitioners may administer not more than 3 days’ medication to a person at one time when administering narcotic drugs for the purpose of relieving acute withdrawal symptoms; Sponsor: Rep. Ruiz, Raul [D-CA-36]; Committees: House - Energy and Commerce, Judiciary

S.2819 — A bill to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to report on opioid prescribing rates of physicians of the Veterans Health Administration and to conduct pain management training for those physicians with the highest rates of opioid prescribing; Sponsor: Sen. Inhofe, James M. [R-OK]; Committees: Senate - Veterans’ Affairs

S.2828 — A bill to develop and identify indicators of potentially fraudulent and disreputable recovery housing operators, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Sen. Rubio, Marco [R-FL]; Committees: Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

S.2830 — A bill to reauthorize the rural emergency medical services training and equipment assistance program under section 330J of the Public Health Service Act; Sponsor: Sen. Durbin, Richard J. [D-IL]; Committees: Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions



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