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

Introduced:
Aug 05, 1986 (99th Congress, 1985–1986)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
See Instead:

H.R. 5417 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Aug 13, 1986

Sponsor
Joseph Biden Jr.
Senator from Delaware
Party
Democrat
Related Bills
S. 1787 (98th) was a previous version of this bill.

Passed Senate
Last Action: Feb 07, 1984

H.R. 5417 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 13, 1986

 
Status

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

Progress
Introduced Aug 05, 1986
Referred to Committee Aug 05, 1986
 
 
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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 Federal Government. Requires the Director to report to the Congress on U.S. policy with respect to illegal drugs. Authorizes appropriations for FY 1987 through 1991.

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