Synthetic Drug Abuse Prevention Act of 2012 passed
The danger of addiction to synthetic substances has dramatically increased over the last 3 years. According to The American Association of Poison Control Centers, in 2010, poison centers nationwide responded to about 3,200 calls related to synthetic marijuana and bath salts. In 2011, that number jumped to more than 13,000 calls. Sixty percent of the cases involved patients 25 and younger.
To read the act in its entirety please click here.