Bill Text — Dec 9, 2010
This resolution’s text for status Passed the House (Engrossed) (Dec 8, 2010) is now available.
Jul 20, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Dec 8, 2010
This simple resolution was agreed to on December 8, 2010. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Representative for California's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Dec 8, 2010
Length: 4 pages
Declares that drug trafficking organizations cultivating illicit marijuana on federal lands in the United States pose an unacceptable threat to law enforcement and to the public.Affirms that it is the ... Read more >
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This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 1540”). A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.
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“H.Res. 1540 — 111th Congress: Supporting the goal of eradicating illicit marijuana cultivation on Federal lands and calling on the ....” www.GovTrack.us. 2010. November 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hres1540>
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