May 6, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 6, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Texas's 21st congressional district
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Last Updated: May 6, 2010
Length: 2 pages
About the bill
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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Passed House
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 313 (112th).
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5231 — 111th Congress: Drug Trafficking Safe Harbor Elimination Act of 2010. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr5231
“H.R. 5231 — 111th Congress: Drug Trafficking Safe Harbor Elimination Act of 2010.” www.GovTrack.us. 2010. September 26, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr5231>
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