Bill Text — Jun 19, 2012
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Nov 17, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on March 6, 2012 but was never passed by the House.
Senior Senator from Vermont
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Last Updated: Mar 7, 2012
Length: 4 pages
A bill to prevent trafficking in counterfeit drugs.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1886”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 17, 2011
Last Action: Jun 18, 2012
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 1886 — 112th Congress: Counterfeit Drug Penalty Enhancement Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1886
“S. 1886 — 112th Congress: Counterfeit Drug Penalty Enhancement Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. February 6, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1886>
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