Summary: H.R.1255 — 98th Congress (1983-1984)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (02/03/1983)

Amends the Federal criminal code to establish penalties for taking or attempting to take property by force, violence, or intimidation from either a pharmacy or a person registered with the Drug Enforcement Administration. Increases the penalties if any person's life is endangered by use of a dangerous weapon or if any person is assaulted or killed during the commission of such offense.

Directs the Attorney General to report to Congress on the enforcement of this Act.