H.R. 5925 (111th): Safe Prescription Drug Disposal and Education Act


Jul 29, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 29, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Carol Shea-Porter

Representative for New Hampshire's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 29, 2010
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About the bill

Full Title

To authorize the Attorney General to make grants to States, units of local government, Indian tribes, and other entities for prescription drug disposal units and for prescription drug abuse education.

Summary (CRS)

7/29/2010--Introduced.Safe Prescription Drug Disposal and Education Act - Amends the Controlled Substances Act to permit, for purposes of carrying out the grant program established by this Act for drug disposal ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 29, 2010

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5925”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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