S 409

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

S. 409

To ban the sale of certain synthetic drugs.

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

February 17, 2011

Mr. SCHUMER (for himself, Mr. KYL, Mr. KOHL, Mr. SESSIONS, Mrs. FEINSTEIN, Mr. WHITEHOUSE, Ms. KLOBUCHAR, Mr. FRANKEN, Mr. BLUMENTHAL, and Mr. BROWN of Ohio) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary


A BILL

To ban the sale of certain synthetic drugs.

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

    This Act may be cited as the `Combating Dangerous Synthetic Stimulants Act of 2011'.

SEC. 2. CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES ACT.

    Schedule I of section 202(c) of the Controlled Substances Act (21 U.S.C. 812(c)) is amended in subsection (c) by adding at the end the following:

      `(18) 4-methylmethcathinone (Mephedrone).

      `(19) 3,4-methylenedioxypyrovalerone (MDPV).'.

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