H.R. 5729 (99th): Anti-Drug Abuse Act of 1986

Introduced:

Oct 17, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 17, 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

About the bill

Full Title

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 title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Oct 17, 1986
 
Introduced

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H.R. 5484 (Related)
Anti-Drug Abuse Act of 1986

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 27, 1986

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