S.J.Res. 45 (107th): Further Resolution on Iraq

A joint resolution to authorize the use of United States Armed Forces against Iraq.

The resolution’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Sep 26, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on September 30, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Thomas “Tom” Daschle

Senator from South Dakota



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Last Updated: Sep 30, 2002
Length: 6 pages


Sep 26, 2002

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Sep 30, 2002
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S.J.Res. 45 (107th) was a joint resolution in the United States Congress.

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This joint resolution was introduced in the 107th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2001 to Nov 22, 2002. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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