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Directs the creation of an Artificial Intelligence Center of Excellence in the General Services Administration to support innovation of AI technologies in the Federal government. 

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May 8 2019
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Authorizes $100 billion across ten fiscal years for grants to address the ongoing opioid epidemic.

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May 8 2019
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May 8 2019
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Requires publishing information regarding manufacturer procurement of opioids on a public website through the Drug Enforcement Agency.

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May 8 2019
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Provides suggestions to drug developers regarding procedures for developing stimulant drugs to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.

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May 6 2019
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Institutes a grant program to further research into chronic wasting disease, a prion transmitted disease of the nervous system that affects deer, elk, and moose.

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May 6 2019
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Establishes a grant program to bring new approaches for treating patients with acute mental health episodes to emergency departments.

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May 6 2019
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Establishes a grant program to bring new approaches for treating patients with acute mental health episodes to emergency departments.

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May 3 2019
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Provides new provisions relating to immigrant family reunification and the treatment of children at the border, including a mandatory DNA test and collection of biometric data for individuals under eighteen years of age.

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May 2 2019
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Ensures that costs for hematopoietic​ stem cell procedures are covered under Medicare.

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May 2 2019
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Loosens restrictions to allow Medicaid payments to states in order to supply inmates with substance abuse services.

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May 2 2019
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Issues grants to colleges and universities to address and prevent substance abuse and misuse.

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May 2 2019
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