H.R. 1492: Medical Controlled Substances Transportation Act of 2017

To amend the Controlled Substances Act to direct the Attorney General to register practitioners to transport controlled substances to States in which the practitioner is not registered under the Act for the purpose of administering the substances (under applicable State law) at locations other than principal places of business or professional practice.

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Mar 10, 2017


Ordered Reported on Jun 7, 2017

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Pete Sessions

Representative for Texas's 32nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 10, 2017
Length: 5 pages


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Mar 10, 2017

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Jun 7, 2017
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