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Sponsor. Representative for Ohio's 10th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 23, 2011
Length: 2 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
Failed House on Jun 3, 2011
This resolution failed in the House on June 3, 2011.
What legislators are saying
May 23, 2011
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jun 3, 2011
Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 294 (112th).
Jun 3, 2011
A vote on the resolution failed in the House. The resolution is now dead.
H.Con.Res. 51 (112th) was a concurrent resolution in the United States Congress.
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.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.Con.Res. 51. This is the one from the 112th Congress.
This concurrent resolution was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Directing the President, pursuant to section 5(c) of the War Powers Resolution, to remove the United States Armed Forces from Libya, H.R. Con. Res. 51, 112th Cong. (2011).
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