H.R. 6051 (97th): Comprehensive Criminal Forfeiture Act of 1982


Apr 1, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 1, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Daniel Lungren

Representative for California's 34th congressional district


See Instead:

S. 2320 (same title)
Passed Senate — Oct 1, 1982

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend section 1963 of title 18, United States Code, and the Comprehensive Drug Abuse Prevention and Control Act of 1970 (21 U.S.C. 801 et seq.) to provide for the criminal forfeiture of the proceeds of racketeering activity, to provide for the sanction of criminal forfeiture for all felony drug offenses, to facilitate forfeitures in drug related and racketeering cases, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

4/1/1982--Introduced.Comprehensive Criminal Forfeiture Act of 1982 - Amends the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act (RICO) to specify that property subject to forfeiture for racketeering activity includes:(1) all proceeds obtained ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 1, 1982

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6051”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (3R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 2241 (98th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 22, 1983

S. 2320 (identical)

Passed Senate
Last Action: Oct 1, 1982

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