H.R. 2516 (109th): Professional Sports Integrity Act of 2005


May 19, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 19, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Sweeney

Representative for New York's 20th congressional district



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Last Updated: May 19, 2005
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About the bill

Full Title

To establish standards for the testing of prohibited substances and methods for certain professional baseball, basketball, football, and hockey players.

Summary (CRS)

5/19/2005--Introduced.Professional Sports Integrity Act of 2005 - Prohibits Major League Baseball, the National Basketball Association, the National Football League, or the National Hockey League from organizing or producing, or any ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 19, 2005

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2516”). 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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Related Bills

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H.R. 2565 (Related)
Office of National Drug Control Reauthorization Act

Reported by Committee
Last Action: May 26, 2005

S. 1114 (Related)
Clean Sports Act of 2005

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 24, 2005

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