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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Overview

Introduced:

Jul 14, 2016

Status:

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.

Sponsor:

Patrick “Pat” Toomey

Junior Senator from Pennsylvania

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 14, 2016
Length: 6 pages

Prognosis:

1% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

History

Jul 14, 2016
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 3255 is 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.

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