H.R.747 - To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to conduct and support research on the efficacy and safety of medicinal cannabis, and for other purposes.116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Roe, David P. [R-TN-1] (Introduced 01/24/2019)|
|Committees:||House - Veterans' Affairs|
|Latest Action:||House - 01/24/2019 Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.747 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/24/2019)
This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to conduct and support research on the efficacy and safety of certain forms of cannabis and cannabis delivery for veterans enrolled in the VA health care system and diagnosed with conditions such as chronic pain or post-traumatic stress disorder.
Collected data shall be preserved in a manner that facilitates further research.