A bill to improve enforcement efforts related to prescription drug diversion and abuse, and for other purposes.
Feb 12, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Enacted — Signed by the President on Apr 19, 2016
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on April 19, 2016.
Senior Senator from Utah
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Last Updated: Apr 14, 2016
Length: 3 pages
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Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
S. 483 (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.
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