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.
- Summary (CRS)
8/3/1990--Introduced.Drug-Free Cities Act of 1990 - Authorizes the Director of the Office of National Drug Control Policy to designate local governments as drug-free.Permits the Director to make grants to eligible ...
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The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Aug 3, 1990
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5460”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
22 cosponsors (15R, 7D)
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5460 — 101st Congress: Drug-Free Cities Act of 1990. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/hr5460
“H.R. 5460 — 101st Congress: Drug-Free Cities Act of 1990.” www.GovTrack.us. 1990. November 24, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/hr5460>
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