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SB 240, 63rd Regular Session
Relating to the regulation of drugs and other substances and to the prevention and control of abuse of drugs and controlled substances as defined and classified; creating a Texas Drug Abuse Authority; providing for the appointment of a drug commissioner and an advisory council; providing for powers and duties of the authority, council, and commissioner; providing for penalties for violations of the provisions of this Act and for certain civil penalties; providing for certain criminal and civil procedures with respect to drugs and drug use; providing for certain forfeitures, searches and seizures and disposition of property; authorizing the making of rules and regulations; requiring certain reports to and by the Department of Public Safety; providing for tort liability for certain injuries caused in the execution of warrants; designating the extent of the application of this Act to pending procedures and existing legal orders and rules.

Last action: Subcommittee hearing date

Author: Chet Brooks

Companion:

HB 483 (Identical)

Subjects:
Crimes--Drugs
DRUG ABUSE AUTHORITY, TEXAS
Health Care Providers
MEDICINE & PRESCRIPTION DRUGS

Senate Committee: Jurisprudence ()

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