Summary: H.R.1616 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.1616. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (04/13/2005)

Protecting Children from Drugs Act of 2005 - Amends the Controlled Substances Act to increase the penalty for creating a substantial risk to human life while illegally manufacturing a controlled substance, or transporting materials to do so, where the individual is under age 18. Makes the presence of an individual under age 18 at the place of manufacture or transport prima facie evidence that such individual's life was endangered.