To protect children and their parents from being coerced into administering a controlled substance in order to attend school, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Georgia's 12th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 22, 2003
Length: 4 pages
108th Congress, 2003–2004
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on May 21, 2003 but was never passed by the Senate.
H.R. 1170 (108th) 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 108th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 2003 to Dec 9, 2004. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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