H.R. 196 (107th): Anti-Drug Legalization Act


Jan 3, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 3, 2001, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Sweeney

Representative for New York's 22nd congressional district



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About the bill

Full Title

To prohibit federally sponsored research pertaining to the legalization of drugs.

Summary (CRS)

1/3/2001--Introduced.Anti-Drug Legalization Act - Prohibits any Federal department or agency from conducting or financing any study or research involving the legalization of any controlled substance. Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 3, 2001

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 196”). 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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H.R. 278 (106th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 6, 1999

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