H.Con.Res. 28 (112th): Directing the President, pursuant to section 5(c) of the War Powers Resolution, to remove the United States Armed Forces from Afghanistan.


Mar 9, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013


Failed House on Mar 17, 2011

This resolution failed in the House on March 17, 2011.


Dennis Kucinich

Representative for Ohio's 10th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 9, 2011
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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

3/9/2011--Introduced.Directs the President, pursuant to the War Powers Resolution, to remove the U.S. Armed Forces from Afghanistan: (1) by no later than 30 days after this resolution is adopted; or ... Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 9, 2011

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Mar 17, 2011
Failed House

A vote on the resolution failed in the House. The resolution is now dead.

This is a House concurrent resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 28”). A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.


12 cosponsors (10D, 2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Mar 17, 2011 3:30 p.m.
Failed 93/321

Related Bills
H.Con.Res. 248 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Failed House
Mar 10, 2010

H.J.Res. 49 (Related)
Constitutional Alternative to the War Powers Afghanistan Withdrawal Resolution

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 15, 2011

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