S.Res. 456 (99th): A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate regarding a new international convention on drug trafficking.


Aug 1, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on August 1, 1986, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Paula Hawkins
Senator from Florida

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
8/1/1986--Introduced.Expresses the sense of the Senate that the President should: (1) name a representative of Cabinet-level rank as head of the U.S. delegation to the 1987 World Conference on Drug ...

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What is a resolution?

The “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 456” means this is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress. A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Aug 1, 1986


Committee Assignments

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There have been no votes related to this resolution.

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