H.J.Res. 51 (106th): Authorization for Use of Military Force Against the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Resolution


May 5, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on May 5, 1999, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Herbert Bateman

Representative for Virginia's 1st congressional district



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Authorizing the use of United States Armed Forces against the regime in power in the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia to meet certain objectives.

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May 5, 1999

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