A bill to amend the Controlled Substances Act to provide enhanced penalties for marketing candy-flavored controlled substances to minors.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Iowa. Republican.
Last Updated: Mar 28, 2017
Length: 5 pages
Mar 28, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 28, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Mar 12, 2015
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 724 (114th).
Mar 28, 2017
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S. 739 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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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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