Summary: H.R.6165 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.6165. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (06/20/2018)

Combating Opioid Misuse Before Addiction for our Troops Act or the COMBAT Act

This bill directs the Department of Defense to impose restrictions on opioid prescriptions provided under its pharmacy benefits program, including by limiting a first prescription to a seven-day supply. The bill provides exceptions for patients with certain conditions such as cancer.