Legislation Coming Up — Oct 10, 2015 7:22 a.m.
This bill has been added to the Senate’s floor schedule for the next legislative day.
Last Action: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 30, 2015.
Aug 1, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986
This resolution was introduced on August 1, 1986, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Florida
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 ... Read more >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 456”). 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 committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
Search for similar bills.
Click a format for a citation suggestion:
Civic Impulse. (2015). S.Res. 456 — 99th Congress: A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate regarding a new international convention on drug .... Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/sres456
“S.Res. 456 — 99th Congress: A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate regarding a new international convention on drug ....” www.GovTrack.us. 1986. October 13, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/sres456>
|title=S.Res. 456 (99th)
|accessdate=October 13, 2015
|author=99th Congress (1986)
|date=August 1, 1986
|quote=A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate regarding a new international convention on drug ...