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

Introduced:
Aug 01, 1986 (99th Congress, 1985–1986)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Paula Hawkins
Senator from Florida
Party
Republican
 
Status

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

Progress
Introduced Aug 01, 1986
Referred to Committee Aug 01, 1986
 
Summary

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Cosponsors
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Committees

Senate Foreign Relations

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S.Res. stands for Senate simple resolution.

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.

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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 Abuse; and (2) instruct such delegation to urge the adoption of specified objectives in any new international convention against drug trafficking.

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