H.R. 3699 (111th): To prohibit any increase in the number of members of the United States Armed Forces serving in Afghanistan.


Oct 1, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 1, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Barbara Lee

Representative for California's 9th congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 1, 2009
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About the bill

Summary (CRS)

Prohibits any funds from being obligated or expended to increase the number of U.S. Armed Forces serving in Afghanistan on the date of enactment of this Act. Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Oct 1, 2009

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3699”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


33 cosponsors (32D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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