Senate Bill 3753
116th Congress(2019-2020)
VA Directly Returning Opioid Prescriptions Act
Introduced
Introduced
Introduced in Senate on May 18, 2020
Overview
Text
Sponsor
Introduced
May 18, 2020
Latest Action
May 18, 2020
Origin Chamber
Senate
Type
Bill
Bill
The primary form of legislative measure used to propose law. Depending on the chamber of origin, bills begin with a designation of either H.R. or S. Joint resolution is another form of legislative measure used to propose law.
Bill Number
3753
Congress
116
Policy Area
Armed Forces and National Security
Armed Forces and National Security
Primary focus of measure is military operations and spending, facilities, procurement and weapons, personnel, intelligence; strategic materials; war and emergency powers; veterans’ issues. Measures concerning alliances and collective security, arms sales and military assistance, or arms control may fall under International Affairs policy area.
Sponsorship by Party
Indiana
Massachusetts
Indiana
Louisiana
New Hampshire
North Dakota
Pennsylvania
No Senate votes have been held for this bill.
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.

Text (1)
Actions (2)
05/18/2020
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
05/18/2020
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
May 19, 2020 4:27:24 AM
Updated
Dec 8, 2020 11:37:12 PM