H.R. 5664 (99th): Anti-Drug Abuse Act of 1986

A bill to strengthen Federal efforts to encourage foreign cooperation in eradicating illicit drug crops and in halting international drug traffic, to improve enforcement of Federal drug laws and enhance interdiction of illicit drug shipments, to provide strong Federal leadership in establishing effective drug abuse prevention and education programs, to expand Federal support for drug abuse treatment and rehabilitation efforts, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Oct 8, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 8, 1986, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

James Wright Jr.

Representative for Texas's 12th congressional district

Democrat

See Instead:

H.R. 5484 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Oct 27, 1986

History

Oct 8, 1986
 
Introduced

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H.R. 5664 (99th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 99th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1985 to Oct 18, 1986. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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