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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Sponsor and status
Aug 3, 1990
101st Congress, 1989–1990
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on August 3, 1990, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Texas's 3rd congressional district
Aug 3, 1990
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H.R. 5460 (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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