H.J.Res. 62 (102nd): Authorization for Use of Military Force Against Iraq Resolution

Introduced:

Jan 10, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on January 10, 1991, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Stephen Solarz

Representative for New York's 13th congressional district

Democrat

See Instead:

H.J.Res. 77 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Jan 14, 1991

About the resolution

Full Title

To authorize the use of United States Armed Forces pursuant to United Nations Security Council Resolution 678.

The resolution’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Jan 10, 1991
 
Introduced

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