H.R. 5460 (101st): Drug-Free Cities Act of 1990

Introduced:

Aug 3, 1990
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 3, 1990, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Harry “Steve” Bartlett

Representative for Texas's 3rd congressional district

Republican

About the bill

Full Title

To reduce unlawful drug use in the United States through the development of local laws, policies, and programs related to user accountability; by promoting behaviors on the part of the general public that express nonacceptance of and intolerance for unlawful drug use; by providing recognition to local governments that have implemented effective, aggressive user accountability programs; and by disseminating in formation about local laws, policies, and programs that have been proven effective in reducing unlawful drug use.

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 5460” 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.

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History

Introduced
Aug 3, 1990

Details

Cosponsors
22 cosponsors (15R, 7D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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