Summary: H.R.12448 — 95th Congress (1977-1978)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (05/01/1978)

Amends the Controlled Substances Act to make phencyclidine (PCP) a Schedule I (most dangerous substances) rather than a Schedule III drug.

Sets forth minimum mandatory prison terms for phencyclidine traffic.

Revises provisions specifying penalties for sale of controlled substances to persons under 21 to: (1) repeal the requirement that the seller be at least 18 years old; and (2) set forth separate mandatory prison terms for the sale of phencyclidine.