About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to facilitate the interdiction of narcotic drugs, controlled substances, and material for their manufacture from entry into the United States, reduce or eliminate the original production of narcotic drugs, controlled substances and material for their manufacture in other countries, to ensure the development and implementation of eradication programs in countries cultivating, producing, and exporting controlled substances, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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Aug 7, 1986
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5358”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5358 — 99th Congress: Drug Eradication Act of 1986. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/hr5358
“H.R. 5358 — 99th Congress: Drug Eradication Act of 1986.” www.GovTrack.us. 1986. February 13, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/hr5358>
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