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There have been 19 policies introduced over the past month

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Calls for a pilot program to place social workers in law enforcement agencies through community mental health centers. 

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May 14 2019
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House of Representatives

Authorizes grants through the Department of Justice to provide law enforcement officers with access to a behavioral health crisis response program.

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May 14 2019
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House of Representatives

Authorizes grants through the Department of Justice to provide law enforcement officers with access to a behavioral health crisis response program.

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May 14 2019
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Senate

Implements continuing education requirements for practitioners who prescribe controlled substances.

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May 14 2019
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Senate

Implements continuing education requirements for practitioners who prescribe controlled substances.

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May 14 2019
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House of Representatives

Requires a warning label for Schedules II - V opioids that they can cause dependence, addiction, and overdose.

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May 14 2019
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Senate

Requires a warning label for Schedules II - V opioids that they can cause dependence, addiction, and overdose.

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May 14 2019
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House of Representatives

Expands required coverage of infertility treatments, including in vitro fertilization and genetic screening, in health insurance plans.

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May 14 2019
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Senate

Amends the Social Security Act and Public Health Service Act to provide more affordable access to evidence-based treatments for opioid use disorder.

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May 13 2019
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Senate

Instructs the Department of Veterans Affairs to work with a federally funded research center to understand cannabis use by veterans.

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May 10 2019
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House of Representatives

Puts forth a Department of Veterans Affairs policy on medical marijuana.

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May 10 2019
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House of Representatives

Advances treatment and cures for blindness and other retinal conditions, and promotes competitiveness in the United States through a pilot program to increase funding for translational research.

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May 9 2019
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House of Representatives

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Institutes a national standard for disclosing the bioengineered status of foods for retail sale.

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Jul 3 2018
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Department of Agriculture (USDA)

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