To amend the Controlled Substances Act to protect children from drug traffickers.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 8th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Oct 17, 2000
Length: 5 pages
Sep 27, 2000
106th Congress, 1999–2000
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on October 17, 2000 but was never passed by the Senate.
Sep 27, 2000
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Oct 17, 2000
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
H.R. 5312 (106th) was a 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.
This bill was introduced in the 106th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1999 to Dec 15, 2000. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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