S.3190 - Synthetic Drug Abuse Prevention Act of 2012112th Congress (2011-2012)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Portman, Rob [R-OH] (Introduced 05/16/2012)|
|Committees:||Senate - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 05/16/2012 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.3190 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (05/16/2012)
Synthetic Drug Abuse Prevention Act of 2012- Amends the Controlled Substances Act to add as schedule I controlled substances: (1) any material, compound, mixture, or preparation which contains specified cannabimimetic agents (or the salts, isomers, or salts of isomers thereof); and (2) specified additional hallucinogenic substances (or the salts, isomers, or salts of isomers thereof).
Extends the period for which the Attorney General may temporarily schedule a substance in schedule I to avoid an imminent hazard to public safety to two years with a one-year extension (currently, one year with a six-month extension).