Summary: H.Res.1540 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed House amended (12/08/2010)

Declares that drug trafficking organizations cultivating illicit marijuana on federal lands in the United States pose an unacceptable threat to law enforcement and to the public.

Affirms that it is the federal government's responsibility to confront such threat.

Calls upon the Director of the Office of National Drug Control Policy to work with federal and state agencies to develop a strategy to permanently dismantle Mexican drug trafficking organizations operating on federal lands.