Public Law 115-86: VA Prescription Data Accountability Act 2017

By | January 23, 2018
Seal of the US Dept of Veterans Affairs

Seal of the US Dept of Veterans Affairs

Allows information about individuals receiving medications to be shared between the VA and state controlled substance monitoring programs.

Official Summary

Passed House
2017-05-23
Passed Senate
2017-11-15
Signed by President
2017-11-21
Became Public Law
2017-11-21

Amendments

None.

Sponsors

Original sponsor: Rep. Kuster, Ann M. [D-NH-2]

Cosponsors: Rep. Wenstrup, Brad R. [R-OH-2], Rep. Bergman, Jack [R-MI-1], Rep. Brownley, Julia [D-CA-26], Rep. Shea-Porter, Carol [D-NH-1], Rep. Walorski, Jackie [R-IN-2], Rep. Costello, Ryan A. [R-PA-6], Rep. Sablan, Gregorio Kilili Camacho [D-MP-At Large], Rep. Takano, Mark [D-CA-41], Rep. Poliquin, Bruce [R-ME-2], Rep. Peters, Scott H. [D-CA-52], Rep. Esty, Elizabeth H. [D-CT-5]

Votes

Passed House by voice vote.

Passed Senate by unanimous consent.

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