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S. 854: Methamphetamine Response Act of 2021

A bill to designate methamphetamine as an emerging threat, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

Dianne Feinstein

Sponsor. Senior Senator for California. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Mar 2, 2022
Length: 1 page
Mar 18, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)

Enacted — Signed by the President on Mar 14, 2022

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on March 14, 2022.

Pub.L. 117-99

2 Cosponsors (2 Republicans)


Position statements

What legislators are saying

Walberg Applauds House Passage of Bipartisan Bill to Confront Rising Threat of Methamphetamine
    — Rep. Tim Walberg [R-MI7] on Mar 1, 2022

the daily leader: monday, february 28, 2022
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on Feb 27, 2022

Dear Colleague: Update on the March Work Period
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on Feb 25, 2022

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute estimates new spending due to S. 854 will be negligible.
MERIT Training Programs First please accept our condolences for the passing of Congresswoman Feinstein's husband.

Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

H.R. 2051: Methamphetamine Response Act of 2021

Ordered Reported on Jul 21, 2021. 100% incorporated. (compare text)


Mar 18, 2021

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

Dec 13, 2021
Passed Senate (House next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Feb 25, 2022
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Preprint (Suspension).

Feb 28, 2022
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Mar 14, 2022
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 854 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 S. 854. This is the one from the 117th Congress.

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