H.J.Res. 416 (103rd): Limited Authorization for the United States-led Force in Haiti Resolution


Sep 28, 1994
103rd Congress, 1993–1994

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on October 7, 1994 but was never passed by the Senate.


Robert Torricelli

Representative for New Jersey's 9th congressional district



Read Text »
Last Updated: Sep 28, 1994
Length: 8 pages

About the resolution

Full Title

Providing limited authorization for the participation of United States Armed Forces in the multinational force in Haiti and providing for the prompt withdrawal of United States Armed Forces from Haiti.

Summary (CRS)

Commends the men and women of the U.S. armed forces in Haiti. Expresses the sense of the Congress that:(1) the President should have sought congressional approval before deploying such forces;(2) ... Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 28, 1994

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 28, 1994
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Oct 7, 1994
Passed House

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 416”). 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)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.

Oct 6, 1994 11:18 p.m.
Agreed to 258/167
Oct 6, 1994 11:59 p.m.
Passed 236/182

Links & tools

Primary Source

THOMAS.gov (The Library of Congress)

GovTrack gets most information from THOMAS, which is updated generally one day after events occur. Activity since the last update may not be reflected here. Data comes via the congress project.


Click a format for a citation suggestion: