Stop Trafficking in Fentanyl Act of 2015
Introduced on 12-3-15 by Thomas Rooney [R-FL-17] and referred to the Judiciary and Energy and Commerce Committees. Cosponsors were Tim Ryan [D-OH-13], Barbara Comstock [R-VA-10], Tim Walberg [R-MI-7], Steve Chabot [R-OH-1], Sean Patrick Maloney [D-NY-18], Marcy Kaptur [D-OH-9], Michael Turner [R-OH-10], Stephen Knight [R-CA-25]. The identical Bill in the Senate is S.2027.
Amends the Controlled Substances Act (21 U.S.C. 841(b)(1)) to increase penalties for fentanyl trafficking by reducing the amounts specified.