H.R. 41 (105th): Drug Importer Death Penalty Act of 1997

Introduced:

Jan 7, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 7, 1997, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Newton Gingrich

Representative for Georgia's 6th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 7, 1997
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To provide a sentence of death for certain importations of significant quantities of controlled substances.

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History

Jan 7, 1997
 
Introduced

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