S.J.Res. 46 (107th): Authorization for the Use of Military Force Against Iraq


Oct 2, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on October 3, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Joseph Lieberman

Senator from Connecticut



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Last Updated: Oct 3, 2002
Length: 12 pages

About the resolution

Full Title

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

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Related Bills
H.J.Res. 114 (Related)
Authorization for Use of Military Force Against Iraq Resolution of 2002

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 16, 2002

S.J.Res. 45 (Related)
Further Resolution on Iraq

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 30, 2002

What is a resolution?

The “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 46” means this is a Senate joint 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Oct 2, 2002
Reported by Committee
Oct 3, 2002


16 cosponsors (9R, 7D) (show)

There have been no votes related to this resolution.

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