S. 706 (113th): Transnational Drug Trafficking Act of 2013


Apr 11, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on December 15, 2014 but was never passed by the House.


Dianne Feinstein

Senior Senator from California



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Last Updated: Dec 15, 2014
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide the Department of Justice with additional tools to target extraterritorial drug trafficking activity, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

4/11/2013--Introduced.Transnational Drug Trafficking Act of 2013 - Amends the Controlled Substances Import and Export Act to prohibit the manufacture or distribution of a controlled substance in schedule I or II, ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 11, 2013

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Dec 15, 2014
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 706”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


6 cosponsors (5D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 32 (114th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Passed Senate
Last Action: Oct 7, 2015

H.R. 2114 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 22, 2013

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