S. 2297 (112th): A bill to amend the Controlled Substances Act to make any substance containing hydrocodone a schedule II drug.

Introduced:

Apr 18, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 18, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Joe Manchin III
Senator from West Virginia
Democrat

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Last Updated: Apr 18, 2012
Length: 1 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
4/18/2012--Introduced.Amends the Controlled Substances Act to remove dihydrocodeinone from classification as a schedule III controlled substance.

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History

Introduced
Apr 18, 2012

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4 cosponsors (3D, 1R) (show)
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