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Oct 2, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002
This resolution was introduced on October 3, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Connecticut
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Last Updated: Oct 3, 2002
Length: 12 pages
A joint resolution to authorize the use of United States Armed Forces against Iraq.
Authorization for the Use of Military Force Against Iraq - Expresses support for the President's efforts to:(1) strictly enforce through the United Nations Security Council all relevant Security Council resolutions ... Read more >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
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This is a Senate joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 46”). 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.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S.J.Res. 46 — 107th Congress: Authorization for the Use of Military Force Against Iraq. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/sjres46
“S.J.Res. 46 — 107th Congress: Authorization for the Use of Military Force Against Iraq.” www.GovTrack.us. 2002. October 6, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/sjres46>
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