S. 3255: Blocking Deadly Fentanyl Imports Act

A bill to gather information about the illicit production of illicit fentanyl in foreign countries and to withhold bilateral assistance from countries that do not have emergency scheduling procedures for new illicit drugs, cannot prosecute criminals for the manufacture or distribution of controlled substance analogues, or do not require the registration of tableting machines and encapsulating machines.

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Jul 14, 2016


Referred to Committee on Jul 14, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on July 14, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Patrick “Pat” Toomey

Junior Senator from Pennsylvania



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Last Updated: Jul 14, 2016
Length: 6 pages


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Jul 14, 2016

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