H.J.Res. 64 (107th): Authorization for Use of Military Force

Introduced:

Sep 14, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Status:
Enacted as S.J.Res. 23 (companion bill)
Sponsor:

Richard Armey

Representative for Texas's 26th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 14, 2001
Length: 3 pages

See Instead:

S.J.Res. 23 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Sep 18, 2001

About the resolution

Full Title

To authorize the use of United States Armed Forces against those responsible for the recent attacks launched against the United States.

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History

Sep 14, 2001
 
Introduced

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Sep 14, 2001
 
Passed House

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

This page is about a resolution in the United States Congress. A joint resolution is often used in the same manner as a bill. If passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and signed by the President, it becomes a law. Joint resolutions are also used to propose amendments to the Constitution.

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