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Passed House amended (09/11/1984)

(Measure passed House, amended)

Drug Enforcement Coordination Act of 1984 - Establishes within the Executive Office of the President the Office of Drug Enforcement Coordination headed by a Director appointed by the President. Allows the President to appoint the Vice President.

Requires the Director to establish, plan, and coordinate Federal drug enforcement functions. Directs the Director to make recommendations to the President and consult and assist State and local governments in order to implement drug enforcement policies. Requires the Director annually to promulgate a strategy for coordinating Federal drug enforcement.

Directs the Attorney General to notify the Director that a certain drug has potential for abuse or should be transferred or removed from a schedule under the Controlled Substances Act. Authorizes appropriations for FY 1985 and 1986.