Saturday, October 1, 2022
HomeLatest NewsFederal NewsSenate prepares to pass major opioids package

Senate prepares to pass major opioids package

The Senate is expected to vote later today on a major package of legislation, the Opioid Crisis Response Act of 2018. The legislation is overwhelmingly expected to pass — Republicans leaders are hoping to secure a major achievement before heading home for the midterm elections. The the bill has received bipartisan support throughout the Senate’s committee process.

If the Senate passes its bill, congressional leaders plan to merge it with a similar bill passed earlier this year in the House, H.R. 6 (115). Lawmakers will need to resolve the difference between the bills before passage, including a number of provisions related to Medicaid and fiscal offsets for new spending.

Click here to view a comparison of the Senate and House opioid packages.

Stay Connected

Unified Voice Newsletter

Events This Month

october

04oct11:00 am12:00 pmPlaying to Your Strengths - Part 1SDAHO Webinar11:00 am - 12:00 pm Event Type :Education Events,Webinar

05oct11:00 am12:00 pmNo Surprises Act: Are you Ready for 2023?SDAHO Webinar11:00 am - 12:00 pm Event Type :Education Events,Webinar

06oct9:00 am3:00 pmFocus on the Medication AideAvera Education & Staffing Solutions9:00 am - 3:00 pm

06oct11:00 am12:00 pmKey Strategies in Developing Policies and ProceduresSDAHO Webinar11:00 am - 12:00 pm Event Type :Education Events,Webinar

06oct12:00 pm1:00 pmLeverage Data to Hold Payers AccountableAHA Webinar12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Event Type :Education Events,Webinar

X


By submitting this form, you are consenting to receive marketing emails from: SDAHO, 3708 W Brooks Place, Sioux Falls, SD, 57106, http://sdaho.org. You can revoke your consent to receive emails at any time by using the SafeUnsubscribe® link, found at the bottom of every email. Emails are serviced by Constant Contact