H.Con.Res. 51 (112th): Directing the President, pursuant to section 5(c) of the War Powers Resolution, to remove the United States Armed Forces from Libya.

Introduced:
May 23, 2011 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Failed House
Sponsor
Dennis Kucinich
Representative for Ohio's 10th congressional district
Party
Democrat
Text
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Last Updated
May 23, 2011
Length
2 pages
Related Bills
H.Res. 294 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Jun 03, 2011

H.Con.Res. 57 (Related)
Expressing the sense of Congress that the President is in violation of the War ...

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 01, 2011

 
Status

This resolution failed in the House on June 3, 2011.

Progress
Introduced May 23, 2011
Referred to Committee May 23, 2011
Failed House Jun 03, 2011
 
Summary

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Votes
Jun 03, 2011 1:47 p.m.
Failed 148/265

Cosponsors
11 cosponsors (6D, 5R) (show)
Committees

House Foreign Affairs

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Notes

H.Con.Res. stands for House concurrent resolution.

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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.

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