Summary: S.1553 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in Senate (07/13/2017)

Stopping Overdoses of Fentanyl Analogues Act

This bill amends the Controlled Substances Act to add certain fentanyl analogues to schedule I. A schedule I controlled substance is a drug, substance, or chemical that: has a high potential for abuse; has no currently accepted medical value; and is subject to regulatory controls and administrative, civil, and criminal penalties under the Controlled Substances Act.