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H.R. 5634 (115th): Medical Cannabis Research Act of 2018

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To increase the number of manufacturers registered under the Controlled Substances Act to manufacture cannabis for legitimate research purposes, to authorize health care providers of the Department of Veterans Affairs to provide recommendations to veterans regarding participation in federally-approved cannabis clinical trials, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Matt Gaetz

Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 1st congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Apr 26, 2018
Length: 10 pages
Introduced
Apr 26, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 13, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

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History

Apr 26, 2018
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Sep 13, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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H.R. 5634 (115th) 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 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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