HR 2242

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 2242

To amend the Controlled Substances Act and the Controlled Substances Import and Export Act regarding penalties for cocaine offenses, and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

June 20, 2011

Mr. SCOTT of Virginia (for himself, Mr. PAUL, Mr. CONYERS, Mr. BARTLETT, Ms. NORTON, Mr. GRIJALVA, Mr. COHEN, Ms. WATERS, Mr. PAYNE, Ms. JACKSON LEE of Texas, Mr. JOHNSON of Georgia, Mr. NADLER, and Mr. MORAN) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned


A BILL

To amend the Controlled Substances Act and the Controlled Substances Import and Export Act regarding penalties for cocaine offenses, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. ELIMINATION OF INCREASED PENALTIES FOR COCAINE OFFENSES WHERE THE COCAINE INVOLVED IS COCAINE BASE.

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