H.J.Res. 32 (102nd): To support continued efforts to enforce United Nations sanctions against Iraq, and to prohibit offensive U.S. military action against Iraq in the absence of authorization from Congress.


Jan 3, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on January 3, 1991, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Gerry Studds

Representative for Massachusetts's 10th congressional district


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

1/3/1991--Introduced.Supports continued U.S. efforts, short of war, to enforce United Nations Security Council resolutions in response to the invasion of Kuwait. Bars the U.S. armed forces from initiating offensive military ... Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 3, 1991

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This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 32”). A joint resolution is often used in the same manner as a bill. If passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and signed by the President, it becomes a law. Joint resolutions are also used to propose amendments to the Constitution.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Related Bills
H.J.Res. 77 (Related)
Authorization for Use of Military Force Against Iraq Resolution

Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 14, 1991

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