To amend the Controlled Substances Act to provide an affirmative defense for the medical use of marijuana in accordance with the laws of the various States, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 17th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Nov 9, 2005
Length: 4 pages
Nov 9, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on November 9, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Nov 9, 2005
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H.R. 4272 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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