Bill Text — Dec 14, 2011
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Jan 18, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on December 13, 2011 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Texas's 21st congressional district
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Last Updated: Dec 14, 2011
Length: 3 pages
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.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5231 (111th).
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 6, 2010
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 6, 2011
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 313 — 112th Congress: Drug Trafficking Safe Harbor Elimination Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr313
“H.R. 313 — 112th Congress: Drug Trafficking Safe Harbor Elimination Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. February 14, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr313>
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