To amend the Controlled Substances Act to add certain synthetic substances to schedule I, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 15th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 27, 2016
Length: 4 pages
114th Congress, 2015–2017
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 26, 2016 but was never passed by the Senate.
What legislators are saying
“Dent - Himes \"Dangerous Synthetic Drug Control Act\" Passes House with Bipartisan Vote”
— Rep. Charles Dent [R-PA15, 2005-2018] (Sponsor) on Sep 26, 2016
“Himes-Dent Dangerous Synthetic Drug Control Act Passes House with Bipartisan Vote”
— Rep. James Himes [D-CT4] (Co-sponsor) on Oct 5, 2016
H.R. 3537 (114th) 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 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
How to cite this information.
We recommend the following MLA-formatted citation when using the information you see here in academic work:
GovTrack.us. (2019). H.R. 3537 — 114th Congress: Dangerous Synthetic Drug Control Act of 2016. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr3537
“H.R. 3537 — 114th Congress: Dangerous Synthetic Drug Control Act of 2016.” www.GovTrack.us. 2015. July 18, 2019 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr3537>
Dangerous Synthetic Drug Control Act of 2016, H.R. 3537, 114th Cong. (2015).
|title=H.R. 3537 (114th)
|accessdate=July 18, 2019
|author=114th Congress (2015)
|date=September 17, 2015
|quote=Dangerous Synthetic Drug Control Act of 2016
Where is this information from?
GovTrack automatically collects legislative information from a variety of governmental and non-governmental sources. This page is sourced primarily from Congress.gov, the official portal of the United States Congress. Congress.gov is generally updated one day after events occur, and so legislative activity shown here may be one day behind. Data via the congress project.