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H.R. 3617: MORE Act of 2021

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To decriminalize and deschedule cannabis, to provide for reinvestment in certain persons adversely impacted by the War on Drugs, to provide for expungement of certain cannabis offenses, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Jerrold Nadler

Sponsor. Representative for New York's 10th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: May 28, 2021
Length: 90 pages
Introduced
May 28, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Ordered Reported on Sep 30, 2021

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on September 30, 2021.

Other activity may have occurred on another bill with identical or similar provisions.

Cosponsors

101 Cosponsors (100 Democrats, 1 Republican)

Prognosis
3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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History

May 28, 2021
 
Introduced

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Sep 29, 2021
 
Considered by House Committee on the Judiciary

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Sep 30, 2021
 
Ordered Reported

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Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 3617 is 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 3617. This is the one from the 117th Congress.

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