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H.R. 1571 (112th): Combating Dangerous Synthetic Stimulants Act of 2011

The text of the bill below is as of Apr 15, 2011 (Introduced).

Source: GPO



1st Session

H. R. 1571


April 15, 2011

(for herself, Mr. Smith of Texas, Mr. Conyers, Mr. Sensenbrenner, Mr. Diaz-Balart, Mr. Posey, Ms. Fudge, Ms. Wilson of Florida, Mr. Stivers, Ms. Hanabusa, Ms. Eddie Bernice Johnson of Texas, Mrs. Ellmers, Mr. West, Ms. Ros-Lehtinen, Mr. Ross of Florida, Mr. Buchanan, Mr. Gowdy, Mr. Mica, Mr. Westmoreland, Mr. Roskam, Mr. Young of Florida, Mrs. Blackburn, Mr. Southerland, Mr. Bilirakis, Mr. McHenry, Ms. Wasserman Schultz, Ms. Brown of Florida, Mr. Nugent, Mr. Rivera, Mr. Barletta, Mr. Quigley, Mr. Miller of Florida, and Mr. Bachus) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on the Judiciary, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned


To ban the sale of certain synthetic drugs.


Short title

This Act may be cited as the Combating Dangerous Synthetic Stimulants Act of 2011.


Controlled Substances Act

Schedule I of section 202(c) of the Controlled Substances Act (21 U.S.C. 812(c)) is amended in subsection (c) by adding at the end the following:


4-methylmethcathinone (Mephedrone).


3,4-methylenedioxypyrovalerone (MDPV).