New Cosponsor — May 25, 2010
New Cosponsor: Rep. Anna Eshoo [D-CA18]
The bill now has 2 cosponsors (1 Democrat, 1 Republican).
Mar 5, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on March 5, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Michigan's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 5, 2009
Length: 3 pages
To amend the Controlled Substances Act to provide for take-back disposal of controlled substances in certain instances, and for other purposes.
3/5/2009--Introduced.Secure and Responsible Drug Disposal Act of 2009 - Amends the Controlled Substances Act to allow an ultimate user who has lawfully obtained a controlled substance to deliver that substance ... Read more >
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 18, 2009
Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 12, 2010
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1359 — 111th Congress: Secure and Responsible Drug Disposal Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr1359
“H.R. 1359 — 111th Congress: Secure and Responsible Drug Disposal Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. November 26, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr1359>
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