S.Con.Res. 21 (106th): Kosovo resolution

Introduced:

Mar 23, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Status:
Passed Senate, Failed House
on Apr 28, 1999

After passing in the Senate, this resolution failed in the House on April 28, 1999.

Sponsor:

Joseph Biden Jr.
Senator from Delaware
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 23, 1999
Length: 1 pages

About the resolution

Full Title

A concurrent resolution 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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Related Bills
H.Res. 151 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Apr 28, 1999

What is a resolution?

The “S.Con.Res.” in “S.Con.Res. 21” means this is a Senate concurrent resolution in the United States Congress. A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Mar 23, 1999
Passed Senate
Mar 23, 1999
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Failed House
Apr 28, 1999
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Details

Cosponsors
9 cosponsors (5D, 4R) (show)
Votes
On the Concurrent Resolution
Mar 23, 1999 7:55 p.m.
Concurrent Resolution Agreed to 58/41
Apr 28, 1999 8:18 p.m.
Failed 213/213

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