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


Mar 23, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000


Passed Senate, Failed House on Apr 28, 1999

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


Joseph Biden Jr.

Senator from Delaware



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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).

Summary (CRS)

3/23/1999--Introduced.Authorizes the President to conduct military air operations and missile strikes in cooperation with our North Atlantic Treaty Organization allies against the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia. Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 23, 1999

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.

This is a Senate concurrent resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Con.Res.” in “S.Con.Res. 21”). 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.


9 cosponsors (5D, 4R) (show)
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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