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H.Con.Res. 42 (106th): Peacekeeping Operations in Kosovo Resolution


The text of the resolution below is as of Mar 8, 1999 (Introduced).


HCON 42 IH

106th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. CON. RES. 42

Regarding the use of United States Armed Forces as part of a NATO peacekeeping operation implementing a Kosovo peace agreement.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 8, 1999

Mr. GILMAN submitted the following concurrent resolution; which was referred to the Committee on International Relations


CONCURRENT RESOLUTION

Regarding the use of United States Armed Forces as part of a NATO peacekeeping operation implementing a Kosovo peace agreement.

    Resolved by the House of Representatives (the Senate concurring),

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

    This resolution may be cited as the ‘Peacekeeping Operations in Kosovo Resolution’.

SEC. 2. FINDINGS.

    The Congress makes the following findings:

      (1) The conflict in Kosovo has caused great human suffering and, if permitted to continue, could threaten the peace of Europe.

      (2) The Government of Serbia and representatives of the people of Kosovo may agree in Rambouillet, France, to end the conflict in Kosovo.

      (3) President Clinton has promised to deploy approximately 4,000 United States Armed Forces personnel to Kosovo as part of a North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) peacekeeping operation implementing a Kosovo peace agreement.

SEC. 3. AUTHORIZATION FOR DEPLOYMENT OF UNITED STATES ARMED FORCES TO KOSOVO.

    The President is authorized to deploy United States Armed Forces personnel to Kosovo as part of a NATO peacekeeping operation implementing a Kosovo peace agreement.