To amend the Controlled Substances Act to exclude therapeutic hemp and cannabidiol from the definition of marihuana, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 4th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 28, 2014
Length: 3 pages
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on July 28, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
Jul 28, 2014
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H.R. 5226 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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