Senate Bill 3193
116th Congress(2019-2020)
Federal Initiative to Guarantee Health by Targeting Fentanyl Act
Introduced
Introduced
Introduced in Senate on Jan 14, 2020
Overview
Text
Introduced
Jan 14, 2020
Latest Action
Jan 15, 2020
Origin Chamber
Senate
Type
Bill
Bill
The primary form of legislative measure used to propose law. Depending on the chamber of origin, bills begin with a designation of either H.R. or S. Joint resolution is another form of legislative measure used to propose law.
Bill Number
3193
Congress
116
Policy Area
Crime and Law Enforcement
Crime and Law Enforcement
Primary focus of measure is criminal offenses, investigation and prosecution, procedure and sentencing; corrections and imprisonment; juvenile crime; law enforcement administration. Measures concerning terrorism may fall under Emergency Management or International Affairs policy areas.
Sponsorship by Party
Ohio
Mississippi
West Virginia
No Senate votes have been held for this bill.
Summary

Federal Initiative to Guarantee Health by Targeting Fentanyl Act

This bill places fentanyl-related substances as a class into schedule I of the Controlled Substances Act. 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.

Additionally, the bill prohibits the application of a mandatory minimum prison term for certain drug offenses involving fentanyl-related substances.

Text (1)
Actions (3)
01/15/2020
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 405.
01/14/2020
Introduced in the Senate. Read the first time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under Read the First Time.
01/14/2020
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
Jan 15, 2020 5:42:08 AM
Updated
Nov 28, 2020 5:36:10 AM