skip to main content

H.R. 2620 (109th): No More Tulias: Drug Law Enforcement Evidentiary Standards Improvement Act of 2005

To increase the evidentiary standard required to convict a person for a drug offense, to require screening of law enforcement officers or others acting under color of law participating in drug task forces, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Sheila Jackson Lee

Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 18th congressional district. Democrat.

Read Text »
Last Updated: May 25, 2005
Length: 10 pages
Introduced:

May 25, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 25, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

History

May 25, 2005
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

H.R. 2620 (109th) 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 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

How to cite this information.

We recommend the following MLA-formatted citation when using the information you see here in academic work:

“H.R. 2620 — 109th Congress: No More Tulias: Drug Law Enforcement Evidentiary Standards Improvement Act of 2005.” www.GovTrack.us. 2005. September 22, 2018 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr2620>

Where is this information from?

GovTrack automatically collects legislative information from a variety of governmental and non-governmental sources. This page is sourced primarily from Congress.gov, the official portal of the United States Congress. Congress.gov is generally updated one day after events occur, and so legislative activity shown here may be one day behind. Data via the congress project.