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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
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.
Representative for California's 34th congressional district
- See Instead:
S. 2320 (same title)
Passed Senate (House next) — Oct 1, 1982
Apr 1, 1982
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Oct 1, 1982
Companion Bill — Passed Senate (House next)
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 2320 (97th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.R. 6051 (97th).
Mar 22, 1983
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2241 (98th).
H.R. 6051 (97th) was 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.
This bill was introduced in the 97th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 1981 to Dec 23, 1982. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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