A bill to amend the Controlled Substances Act to exclude industrial hemp from the definition of marihuana, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Oregon. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 14, 2013
Length: 2 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on February 14, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Aug 2, 2012
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 3501 (112th).
Feb 14, 2013
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jan 8, 2015
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 134 (114th).
S. 359 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 359. This is the one from the 113th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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