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H.R. 3820: Effective Drug Control Strategy Act


The text of the bill below is as of Jul 18, 2019 (Introduced).


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116th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 3820

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

July 18, 2019

(for himself, Mr. Burchett, Mr. Trone, Mr. Bilirakis, Mr. McAdams, Mr. Johnson of South Dakota, Mrs. Trahan, Mr. King of New York, and Mr. Joyce of Ohio) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Oversight and Reform, and in addition to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned

A BILL

To amend the Office of National Drug Control Policy Reauthorization Act of 1998 to direct the Office of National Drug Control Policy to publish a list of drug control grant programs, and for other purposes.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Effective Drug Control Strategy Act.

2.

Federal drug demand reduction activities

(a)

Publication of list

(1)

Amendment

Section 705(f) of the Office of National Drug Control Policy Reauthorization Act of 1998 (21 U.S.C. 1704(f)) is amended by inserting at the end the following new paragraph:

(5)

Publication of list

The Director shall publish online a complete list of all drug control program grant programs and any other relevant information included in the system developed under paragraph (1).

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(2)

Deadline and frequency

Not later than one year after the date of the enactment of this Act, and annually thereafter, the Director of National Drug Control Policy shall publish the list required under section 705(f)(5) of the National Drug Control Act of 1998, as added by paragraph (1).

(b)

National Drug Control Strategy

Section 706(c)(1) of the National Drug Control Act of 1998 (21 U.S.C. 1705(c)(1)) is amended by adding at the end the following new subparagraph:

(O)

A review of all federally funded demand reduction activities, including an evaluation of—

(i)

the effectiveness of those activities;

(ii)

the contribution of those activities to demand reduction activities funded by State, local, and Tribal governments; and

(iii)

whether any duplication or inefficiency in federally funded demand reduction activities needs to be addressed.

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