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).

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Mar 23, 1999
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 23, 1999
 
Passed Senate

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

Apr 28, 1999
 
Failed House

A vote on the resolution failed in the House. The resolution is now dead.

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.

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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