H.R. 5842 (110th): Medical Marijuana Patient Protection Act

Introduced:

Apr 17, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 17, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Barney Frank

Representative for Massachusetts's 4th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 17, 2008
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To provide for the medical use of marijuana in accordance with the laws of the various States.

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History

Apr 17, 2008
 
Introduced

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