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Jul 25, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006
This bill was introduced on July 25, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Alabama
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Last Updated: Jul 25, 2006
Length: 13 pages
A bill to reduce the disparity in punishment between crack and powder cocaine offenses, to more broadly focus the punishment for drug offenders on the seriousness of the offense and the culpability of the offender, and for other purposes.
7/25/2006--Introduced.Drug Sentencing Reform Act of 2006 - Amends the Controlled Substances Act and the Controlled Substances Import and Export Act to to decrease mandatory minimum sentencing thresholds for powder cocaine ... Read more >
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Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1874 (107th).
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1383 (110th).
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3725”). 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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Last Action: Dec 20, 2001
Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 14, 2007
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 3725 — 109th Congress: Drug Sentencing Reform Act of 2006. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s3725
“S. 3725 — 109th Congress: Drug Sentencing Reform Act of 2006.” www.GovTrack.us. 2006. November 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s3725>
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