Congress Pens Deal To Allow Canada Drug Imports

Law360, New York (September 22, 2006, 12:00 AM EDT) -- In a bid to allow American citizens to buy prescription drugs in Canada without repercussions, congressional Republicans agreed on Thursday to add a measure to a pending homeland security spending bill that would bar customs agents from seizing medicines at the border.

Under the terms of the deal, Americans would be allowed to carry up to a 90-day supply of medication back to the United States from Canada without being intercepted by customs agents, House and Senate Republicans said Thursday. However, the deal would not allow...
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