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 ... Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Aug 1, 1986

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.


Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

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