S. 605 (112th): Dangerous Synthetic Drug Control Act of 2011

Introduced:
Mar 17, 2011 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Reported by Committee) in a previous session of Congress

This bill was introduced on July 28, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced
Mar 17, 2011
Reported by Committee
Jul 28, 2011
 
Sponsor
Charles “Chuck” Grassley
Senior Senator from Iowa
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Jul 29, 2011
Length
6 pages
Related Bills
S. 3190 (Related)
Synthetic Drug Abuse Prevention Act of 2012

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 16, 2012

S. 3189 (Related)
Synthetic Drug Control Act of 2012

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 16, 2012

 
Full Title

A bill to amend the Controlled Substances Act to place synthetic drugs in Schedule I.

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Cosponsors
12 cosponsors (10D, 2R) (show)
Committees

Senate Judiciary

United States Senate Caucus on International Narcotics Control

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7/29/2011--Reported to Senate without amendment.
Dangerous Synthetic Drug Control Act of 2011 or David Mitchell Rozga Act - Amends the Controlled Substances Act to add as a schedule I controlled substance any material, compound, mixture, or preparation which contains specified cannabimimetic agents (or the salts, isomers, or salts of isomers thereof).
Extends the period during which the Attorney General may temporarily schedule a substance in schedule I to avoid an imminent hazard to public safety to two years with a one-year extension (currently, one year with a six-month extension).

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