H.R.5294: Treating Barriers to Prosperity Act of 2018

About This Bill

  • This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress
  • This bill is primarily about health
  • Introduced March 15, 2018
  • Latest Major Action June 14, 2018

Bill Sponsor

Bill Summary

Treating Barriers to Prosperity Act of 2018 This bill allows the Appalachian Regional Commission to support projects and activities addressing drug abuse, including opioid abuse. Such projects and activities may include those that: facilitate the sharing of best practices among states, counties, and other experts in the region with respect to reducing drug abuse; initiate or expand programs designed to eliminate or reduce the harm to the...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

What Lawmakers Are Saying About This Bill

There are 16 statements associated with H.R.5294.

Bill Actions

Date Description
June 14, 2018
Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.
June 13, 2018
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
June 13, 2018

On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H5115-5116)

June 13, 2018
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 5294.
June 13, 2018
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H5115-5117)
June 13, 2018
Mr. Barletta moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.
June 12, 2018
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 583.
June 12, 2018
Reported by the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. H. Rept. 115-749.
April 12, 2018
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
April 12, 2018
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
April 12, 2018
Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management Discharged.
March 16, 2018
Referred to the Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management.
March 15, 2018
Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.
March 15, 2018

Introduced in the House by Lou Barletta (R-Pa.)

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