Failed House — Jun 3, 2011
Last Action: On agreeing to the resolution Failed by the Yeas and Nays: 148 - 265 (Roll no. 412).
Explanation: This resolution failed in the House on June 3, 2011.
5/23/2011--Introduced.Directs the President, pursuant to the War Powers Resolution, to remove U.S. Armed Forces from Libya within 15 days after the adoption of this resolution. Read more >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 294 (112th).
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. 51”). 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.
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
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