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H.R.964: Respect States' and Citizens' Rights Act of 2013

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about crime and law enforcement
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Sponsor Diana DeGette, D-Colo.
Total Cosponsors 9 (8 Democrats, 1 Republican)
Introduced March 5, 2013
Latest Major Action April 8, 2013
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Bill Progress

  • Bill introduced in the House   
  • Bill passed in the House   
  • Bill passed in the Senate   
  • Bill signed into law

Bill Summary

Respect States' and Citizens' Rights Act of 2013 - Amends the Controlled Substances Act to provide that, in the case of any state law that pertains to marihuana, no provision of such Act shall be construed as indicating congressional intent to: (1) occupy the field in which that provision operates, including criminal penalties, to the exclusion of state law on the same subject matter; or (2) preempt any such state law.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
April 8, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations.
March 8, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
March 5, 2013 Referred to House Energy and Commerce
March 5, 2013 Referred to House Judiciary