H.R.4658 - Anabolic Steroids Control Act of 1990101st Congress (1989-1990)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Hughes, William J. [D-NJ-2] (Introduced 04/26/1990)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce; Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||10/05/1990 For Further Action See H.R.5269.|
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Summary: H.R.4658 — 101st Congress (1989-1990)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (04/26/1990)
Anabolic Steroids Control Act of 1990 - Amends the Controlled Substances Act to: (1) establish penalties for physical trainers or advisers who endeavor to persuade or induce individuals to possess or use anabolic steroids; (2) add anabolic steroids as a schedule III substance under such Act; and (3) define "anabolic steroid" as any drug or hormonal substance that promotes muscle growth in a manner pharmacologically similar to testosterone, including specified substances.
Amends the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to apply penalties currently applicable to the distribution of anabolic steroids to the distribution of human growth hormones.