H.R.1255 - A bill to amend title 18 of the United States Code to provide a criminal penalty for robbery of a controlled substance.98th Congress (1983-1984)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Hyde, Henry J. [R-IL-6] (Introduced 02/03/1983)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 04/07/1983 Subcommittee Hearings Held. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.1255 — 98th Congress (1983-1984)All Information (Except Text)
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.