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.
The bill’s title was 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).
- Committee Assignments
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Subject Areas
- Related Bills
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.H.R. 313 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.
Last Action: Dec 13, 2011S. 3218 (identical)
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 15, 2010
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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. May 4, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr5231>
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