HB 4982: Information Gathering

H.R. 4982 “Examining Opioid Treatment Infrastructure Act of 2016” Introduced by Bill Foster [D-IL-11] on 4-18-16 with cosponsors Frank Pallone [D-NJ-6], Jaime Herrera Beutler [R-WA-3] and Todd Rokita [R-IN-4], this bill was referred to the committee on Energy and...

Grant money down the drain

R. 5046 “Comprehensive Opioid Abuse Reduction Act of 2016”. Introduced on 4/25/16 by Mr. James Sensenbrenner [R-WI-5] with co-sponsors Ms. Sheila Jackson Lee [D-TX-18], Mr. Bob Goodlatte [R-VA-6], Mr. John Conyers [D-MI-13], Mr. Steve Chabot[R-OH-1], Mr. Tim Ryan...

Suboxone Expansion Bill

H. R. 4981 “Opioid Use Disorder Treatment Expansion and Modernization Act” This bill was formerly H.R.2872, sponsored by Larry Bucshon [R-IN-8] and introduced 6/24/15 with cosponsors Steve Womack [R-AR-3], Steve Chabot [R-OH-1], Steve Stivers [R=OH-15], Daniel Webster...