To amend title 18, United States Code, to provide mandatory minimum terms of imprisonment for certain trafficking offenses, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor. Representative for North Carolina's 6th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 8, 2016
Length: 6 pages
Sep 8, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 8, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Sep 8, 2016
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May 25, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2741.
H.R. 5975 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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