Legal and Law Enforcement Measures Law and Legal Definition

Pursuant to 22 USCS § 2291 (1) [Title 22. Foreign Relations And Intercourse; Chapter 32. Foreign Assistance; International Development; International Narcotics Control], the term legal and law enforcement measures means--

“(A) the enactment and implementation of laws and regulations or the implementation of existing laws and regulations to provide for the progressive control, reduction, and gradual elimination of the illicit cultivation, production, processing, transportation, and distribution of narcotic drugs and other controlled substances; and

(B) the effective organization, staffing, equipping, funding, and activation of those governmental authorities responsible for narcotics control.”