H.Res.1540 - Supporting the goal of eradicating illicit marijuana cultivation on Federal lands and calling on the Director of the Office of National Drug Control Policy to develop a coordinated strategy to permanently dismantle Mexican drug trafficking organizations and other criminal groups operating on Federal lands.111th Congress (2009-2010)
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|Sponsor:||Rep. Herger, Wally [R-CA-2] (Introduced 07/20/2010)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||12/08/2010 The title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection. (All Actions)|
|Major Recorded Votes:||12/08/2010 : Passed House|
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Summary: H.Res.1540 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Bill Information (Except Text)
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.