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

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.


Daniel Lungren

Representative for California's 34th congressional district


See Instead:

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


Apr 1, 1982

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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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