H.J.Res. 18 (110th): To redeploy U.S. forces from Iraq.

Introduced:

Jan 17, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on January 17, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John Murtha
Representative for Pennsylvania's 12th congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 17, 2007
Length: 3 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
1/17/2007--Introduced.States that: (1) the deployment of U.S. forces in Iraq, by direction of Congress, is hereby terminated and the forces involved are to be redeployed at the earliest practicable date; ...

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What is a resolution?

The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 18” means this is a House 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.

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History

Introduced
Jan 17, 2007

Details

Cosponsors
103 cosponsors (103D) (show)
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