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H.R. 5244 (101st): Rural Law Enforcement Drug Act of 1990

To amend title 28, United States Code, to make amounts from the Department of Justice Assets Forfeiture Fund available to rural law enforcement agencies for use in their efforts to combat drug-related crime and to maintain law enforcement drug abuse prevention programs.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status


Jul 11, 1990
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 11, 1990, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Royden Dyson

Representative for Maryland's 1st congressional district



Jul 11, 1990

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H.R. 5244 (101st) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 101st Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1989 to Oct 28, 1990. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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