H.Res. 151 (106th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1569) to prohibit the use of funds appropriated to the Department of Defense from being used for the deployment of ground elements of the United States Armed Forces in the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia unless that deployment is specifically authorized by law; for consideration of the concurrent resolution (H. Con. Res. 82) directing the President, pursuant to section 5(c) of the War Powers Resolution, to remove United States Armed Forces from their positions in connection with the present operations against the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia; for consideration of the joint resolution (H.J. Res. 44) declaring a state of war between the United States and the Government of the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia; and for consideration of the concurrent resolution (S. Con. Res. 21) authorizing the President of the United States to conduct military air operations and missile strikes against the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia (Serbia and Montenegro).
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Apr 27, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
on Apr 28, 1999
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- 4/28/1999--Passed House amended.Sets forth the rule (closed) for the consideration of: (1) H.R. 1569 (limitation on military operations in the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia); (2) H. Con. Res. 82 (removal ...
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