H.R.4098: Non-Opioid Directive Act

About This Bill

  • This bill was introduced in the 117th Congress
  • This bill is primarily about health
  • Introduced June 23, 2021
  • Latest Major Action June 24, 2021

Bill Version

Bill Summary

Non-Opioid Directive Act This bill requires the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to develop a non-opioid pain management directive. This is a form that an individual may use to inform health care providers of the individual's choice to avoid opioid medications for pain management. The bill also sets out requirements for the execution, use, and revocation of these forms. HHS must make the form available on its website, and health...

(Source: Library of Congress)

Bill Actions

Date Description
June 24, 2021
Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
June 23, 2021
Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
June 23, 2021

Introduced in the House by David McKinley (R-W.Va.)

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