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There have been 4 policies introduced over the past month

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Prompts the Department of Health and Human Services to begin a program involving at-home delivery of intravenous immune globulin to treat neuropathy conditions.

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May 22 2019
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Requires the Department of Defense to award grants to fund research on orthotics and prosthetics for members of the Armed Forces, veterans, and civilians who have undergone amputation, traumatic brain injury, and other serious physical injury as a result of combat or military experience.

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May 22 2019
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Adds new restrictions around and proposes penalties for opioid "dubious" marketing or distribution practices.

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May 22 2019
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Directs EPA offices to change their methods for calculating the health benefits of reducing pollution and taking other regulatory actions.

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May 21 2019
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Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Calls for new disclosure and enforcement requirements to increase parity in mental health and substance abuse benefits in health insurance plans.

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May 21 2019
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Calls for new disclosure and enforcement requirements to increase parity in mental health and substance abuse benefits in health insurance plans.

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May 21 2019
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Senate

Adds new restrictions around and proposes penalties for opioid "dubious" marketing or distribution practices.

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May 21 2019
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Directs the establishment and implementation of the National Artificial Intelligence Research and Development Initiative, and creates various offices, advisory committees, and workforces to support the Initiative.

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May 21 2019
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Announces upcoming funding opportunity for quantum information science centers.

Last Action
May 20 2019
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Department of Energy (DOE)

Bolsters parity around mental health and substance abuse treatments.

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May 20 2019
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Changes the minimum age to buy tobacco products from 18 to 21.

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May 20 2019
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Directs the establishment of the Unmanned Aircraft System Waiver Task Force to reduce the backlog of applications for determinations, assessments, and waivers for unmanned aircraft systems.

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May 20 2019
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