About This Bill
- This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress
- This bill is primarily about health
- Introduced Feb. 13, 2018
- Latest Major Action June 13, 2018
19 (5 Democrats, 14 Republicans)
- Debbie Dingell (D-Mich.)
- Evan Jenkins (R-W.Va.)
- Carol Shea-Porter (D-N.H.)
- Pat Meehan (R-Pa.)
- Tom MacArthur (R-N.J.)
- Vicky Hartzler (R-Mo.)
- Robert E. Latta (R-Ohio)
- Ann McLane Kuster (D-N.H.)
- Andy Barr (R-Ky.)
- Mark Meadows (R-N.C.)
- David McKinley (R-W.Va.)
- Ro Khanna (D-Calif.)
- Brian Fitzpatrick (R-Pa.)
- Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.)
- Greg Walden (R-Ore.)
- Bill Posey (R-Fla.)
- French Hill (R-Ark.)
- John Moolenaar (R-Mich.)
- Derek Kilmer (D-Wash.)
Jessie's Law This bill requires the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to develop and disseminate best practices for health care providers and state agencies regarding the display of a patient's history of opioid addiction in the patient's medical records. In doing so, HHS must identify: (1) the circumstances under which information provided by a patient to a health care provider should, upon patient request, be displayed in the...
(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.
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H5042-5043)
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. 5009.
Considered under suspension of the rules.
Mr. Walden moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
Voice Vote in the House
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Unanimous Consent .
Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
Introduced in the House by Tim Walberg (R-Mich.)