H.R. 5210 (100th): Anti-Drug Abuse Act of 1988


Aug 11, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988


Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 18, 1988

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 18, 1988.


Pub.L. 100-690


Thomas Foley

Representative for Washington's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: Nov 18, 1988

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Full Title

A bill to prevent the manufacturing, distribution, and use of illegal drugs, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 5582 (Related)
Anti-Drug Abuse Act of 1988

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 22, 1988

H.Res. 595 (rule)

Last Action: Oct 20, 1988

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 5210” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Aug 11, 1988
Passed House
Sep 22, 1988
Passed Senate with Changes
Oct 14, 1988
Senate Agreed to Changes
Oct 22, 1988
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 18, 1988


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