H.R. 710 (113th): Truth in Trials Act

To amend title 18, United States Code, to provide an affirmative defense for the medical use of marijuana in accordance with the laws of the various States, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Feb 14, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 14, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Sam Farr

Representative for California's 20th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 14, 2013
Length: 4 pages

History

Feb 14, 2013
 
Introduced

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H.R. 710 (113th) was a 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.

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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