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Addresses the suitable clinical endpoints to demonstrate efficacy of drugs for treating opioid use disorder.

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Oct 9 2018
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Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

Narrows the circumstances under which EPA will consider a group of stationary sources to be “adjacent” for the purposes of the Clean Air Act’s New Source Review (NSR) and Title V programs, limiting the number of sources subject to regulation.  

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Oct 5 2018
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Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Defines significant new use rules for handling carbon nanomaterials (and 25 other chemical substances).

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Oct 3 2018
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Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Founds a pilot program intended to broaden access to telemedicine services for veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder or other mental health disorders who live in rural areas.

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Oct 2 2018
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House of Representatives

Establishes a study on the effects of State legalized marijuana on the State's public health, criminal justice, employment, and economy conducted by the National Academy of Sciences.

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Oct 1 2018
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House of Representatives

Grants appropriations for various programs and establishes new programs related to traumatic brain injury and the opioid crisis.

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Sep 28 2018
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Instructs the Department of Energy to create programs that foster the research and development of advanced nuclear reactor technologies.  

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Sep 28 2018
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Advances electronic Government initiatives by improving the framework of information technology accessibility, policy-making, and security.

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Sep 27 2018
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Gives states latitude to allow alternative monitoring requirements for sources emitting nitrogen oxides (NOx), relaxing monitoring standards of NOx SIP Call Rule

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Oct 29 2018
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Sep 27 2018
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Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Directs the Department of Energy to develop and leverage artificial intelligence resources to support the Department of Veterans Affairs' healthcare services.

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Sep 26 2018
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House of Representatives

Reauthorizes programs conducted by the National Institute of Standards and Technology as well as establishes continued support for quantum information science and artificial intelligence research investments.

 

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Sep 26 2018
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House of Representatives

Creates an Emerging Technology Policy Lab to promote collaborative and impactful uses of artificial intelligence within and outside of the Federal government.

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Sep 26 2018
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Senate

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