Summary: H.R.6067 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.6067. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (06/12/2018)

Rodchenkov Anti-Doping Act of 2018

This bill prohibits certain conduct to facilitate doping fraud (i.e., the use of a performance-enhancing drug to gain an unfair competitive advantage) at a major international competition.

Specifically, the bill makes it unlawful to knowingly and intentionally:

  • participate in doping fraud;
  • administer a performance-enhancing drug;
  • manufacture, distribute, dispense, or possess a performance-enhancing drug with the intent to commit or attempt to commit doping fraud; or
  • retaliate against an individual who discloses evidence of doping fraud.

The bill sets forth civil remedies and criminal penalties—a fine and a prison term of up to five years—with respect to a violation.