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Jan 12, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 14, 1991
This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on January 14, 1991.
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To authorize the use of United States Armed Forces pursuant to United Nations Security Council Resolution 678.
The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 77” means this is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress. 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.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.J.Res. 77 — 102nd Congress: Authorization for Use of Military Force Against Iraq Resolution. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/102/hjres77
“H.J.Res. 77 — 102nd Congress: Authorization for Use of Military Force Against Iraq Resolution.” www.GovTrack.us. 1991. June 2, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/102/hjres77>
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