About This Bill
- This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress
- This bill is primarily about health
- Introduced Dec. 19, 2017
- Latest Major Action June 13, 2018
18 (13 Democrats, 5 Republicans)
- Stephanie Murphy (D-Fla.)
- Cheri Bustos (D-Ill.)
- Vicente Gonzalez (D-Texas)
- Raul Ruiz (D-Calif.)
- Sean Patrick Maloney (D-N.Y.)
- Lois Frankel (D-Fla.)
- Mimi Walters (R-Calif.)
- Ann McLane Kuster (D-N.H.)
- Gus Bilirakis (R-Fla.)
- Tim Ryan (D-Ohio)
- John Lewis (D-Ga.)
- Lloyd Doggett (D-Texas)
- Seth Moulton (D-Mass.)
- Ro Khanna (D-Calif.)
- Karen Handel (R-Ga.)
- Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.)
- Greg Walden (R-Ore.)
- Ted Deutch (D-Fla.)
Ensuring Access to Quality Sober Living Act of 2017 This bill requires the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration to publish best practices for operating recovery housing, to distribute such publication to the states, and to provide technical assistance to states seeking to adopt such practices. "Recovery housing" means a shared living environment free from alcohol and illegal drug use and centered on peer support and...
(Source: Congressional Research Service)
What Lawmakers Are Saying About This Bill
Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
The title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection.
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 4684.
Considered under suspension of the rules.
Mr. Walden moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection. (text: CR H5036)
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H5036-5038)
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee (Amended) by Voice Vote .
Subcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
|Dec. 22, 2017||
Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
|Dec. 19, 2017||
Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
|Dec. 19, 2017||
Introduced in the House by Judy Chu (D-Calif.)