H.R. 5231 (111th): Drug Trafficking Safe Harbor Elimination Act of 2010

Introduced:

May 6, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 6, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Lamar Smith
Representative for Texas's 21st congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: May 6, 2010
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Controlled Substances Act to clarify that persons who enter into a conspiracy within the United States to possess or traffic illegal controlled substances outside the United States, or engage in conduct within the United States to aid or abet drug trafficking outside the United States, may be criminally prosecuted in the United States, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 313 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Passed House
Last Action: Dec 13, 2011

S. 3218 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 15, 2010

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History

Introduced
May 6, 2010

Details

Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
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