S. 2716 (99th): National Narcotics Act of 1986


Aug 5, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 5, 1986, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Joseph Biden Jr.

Senator from Delaware


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to establish an Office of the Director of National and International Drug Operations and Policy.

Summary (CRS)

8/5/1986--Introduced.National Narcotics Act of 1986 - Establishes a Cabinet-level Office of the Director of National and International Drug Operations and Policy to plan and coordinate drug enforcement efforts of the ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Aug 5, 1986

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2716”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


34 cosponsors (34D) (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. 1787 (98th) was a previous version of this bill.

Passed Senate
Last Action: Feb 7, 1984

H.R. 5417 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 13, 1986

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