S. 1886 (112th): Counterfeit Drug Penalty Enhancement Act of 2011


Nov 17, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

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.


Patrick Leahy

Senior Senator from Vermont



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Last Updated: Mar 7, 2012
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to prevent trafficking in counterfeit drugs.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 3468 (Related)
Counterfeit Drug Penalty Enhancement Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 17, 2011

H.R. 3668 (Related)
Counterfeit Drug Penalty Enhancement Act of 2012

Passed House
Last Action: Jun 18, 2012

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 1886” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Nov 17, 2011
Reported by Committee
Dec 8, 2011
Passed Senate
Mar 6, 2012
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.


9 cosponsors (7D, 2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no votes related to this bill.

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