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- 107th Congress - First Session. // NCADD Washington Report;Jul2001, Vol. 4 Issue 7, p2
Presents an outline of drug abuse prevention-related legislative bills discussed during the first session of the 107th Congress of the United States in 2001.
- Anti-drug bill introduced in senate. // NCADD Washington Report;Feb99, Vol. 2 Issue 2, p1
Reports on the introduction of an anti-drug bill in the United States Senate. Provisions of the bill.
- City seeks more control of alcohol, drug cases. Flinchpaugh, Brian // Wentzville Journal;4/18/2012, Vol. 50 Issue 16, pA3
The article reports on the approval of a bill adding a section to St. Charles, Missouri ordinances covering minors' possession and use of alcohol or illegal drugs.
- Recreational Drug Misuse and Stroke. Yeung, Michael; Bhalla, Ajay; Birns, Jonathan // Current Drug Abuse Reviews;Dec2011, Vol. 4 Issue 4, p286
Stroke is the third commonest cause of death and single largest cause of adult disability worldwide. Whilst the majority of strokes in older individuals are due to large or small vessel arterial disease or cardiac disease in association with classical vascular risk factors, strokes occurring in...
- Mass. Senate backs bill on HIV testing consent. Salsberg, Bob // Bay Windows;3/8/2012, Vol. 30 Issue 13, p1
The article reports that the state Senate in Massachusetts passed a bill which will allow the patients to receive HIV test after verbal consent, on March 1, 2012.
- HOUSE PASSES METH BILL. // NCADD Washington Report;Jan2006, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p1
The article informs that the Combat Methamphetamine Epidemic Act of 2005 has been passed last month by the U.S. House of Representatives as part of the Patriot Act. The bill would tighten controls on chemicals used to manufacture methamphetamine, toughen penalties on traffickers, and authorize...
- Opinia prawna na temat zmiany ustawy o przeciwdzialaniu narkomanii. Sakowicz, Andrzej // Zeszyty Prawnicze;2011, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p113
The opinion concerns the Bill amending the Act on Counteracting Drug Addiction. The bill was connected with the increasing problems of using the legal, but very dangerous, substitutes of drugs. It prohibits marketing and use for non-medical purposes of natural or synthetic substances that act on...
- Thank God for Maxine Waters (No, Really). Taylor Jr., Stuart // National Journal;7/17/99, Vol. 31 Issue 29, p2060
Focuses on the proposal for the abolishment of the law on mandatory minimum sentences for drug offenses in the United States. Support from Representative Maxine Waters (D-Calif.); Statistics on imprisonment rates of violent and non-violent offenders; Sample cases.
- Lawmakers ponder immunity in overdose cases. Colman, Zachary // Chicago Citizen - Hyde Park Edition;5/11/2011, Vol. 22 Issue 24, p1
The article reports on the proposed bill that would provide legal immunity to drug users in Illinois. It mentions that the bill would limit the amounts of possession such as to less than three grams of substance containing heroin. It claims that the bill would save lives as well as help police...