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Short Titles as Introduced

Cocaine and Crack Dealers' Graduated Penalties Act of 1987

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Official Title as Introduced

A bill to amend the Controlled Substances Act to increase penalties for certain offenses involving the possession of cocaine base.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
10/20/1987Introduced in House

All Actions (6)

Date All Actions
06/30/1988See H.R.4916.
11/16/1987Referred to Subcommittee on Health and the Environment.
Action By: Committee on Energy and Commerce
10/26/1987Referred to Subcommittee on Crime.
Action By: Committee on the Judiciary
10/20/1987Referred to House Committee on The Judiciary.
Action By: House of Representatives
10/20/1987Referred to House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
Action By: House of Representatives
10/20/1987Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (29)


Committees (2)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Energy and Commerce10/20/1987 Referred to
House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health and Environment11/16/1987 Referred to
House Judiciary10/20/1987 Referred to
House Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime10/26/1987 Referred to

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Subjects (9)


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Introduced in House (10/20/1987)

Cocaine and Crack Dealers' Graduated Penalties Act of 1987 - Amends the Controlled Substances Act to establish increased penalties for certain offenses involving the possession of cocaine base.