HR 1925

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1925

To provide for increased Federal oversight of prescription opioid treatment and assistance to States in reducing opioid abuse, diversion, and deaths.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

May 13, 2011

Mr. RAHALL (for himself, Mr. KEATING, and Mr. MCGOVERN) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on the Judiciary, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned


A BILL

To provide for increased Federal oversight of prescription opioid treatment and assistance to States in reducing opioid abuse, diversion, and deaths.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. FINDINGS.

SEC. 3. CONSUMER EDUCATION CAMPAIGN.

`SEC. 506C. CONSUMER EDUCATION CAMPAIGN.

SEC. 4. PRACTITIONER EDUCATION.

SEC. 5. MORATORIUM ON METHADONE HYDROCHLORIDE TABLETS.

SEC. 6. OPERATION OF OPIOID TREATMENT PROGRAMS.

SEC. 7. ESTABLISHMENT OF THE CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES CLINICAL STANDARDS COMMISSION.

`SEC. 506D. ESTABLISHMENT OF THE CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES CLINICAL STANDARDS COMMISSION.

SEC. 8. PRESCRIPTION MONITORING PROGRAM.

SEC. 9. MORTALITY REPORTING.

`SEC. 506E. MORTALITY REPORTING.

SEC. 10. ADDITIONAL REPORTING.

`SEC. 506F. ADDITIONAL REPORTING.

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