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.
Jun 1, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This resolution was introduced on June 1, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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6/1/2011--Introduced.Expresses the sense of Congress that the President is in violation of the War Powers Resolution regarding the use of U.S. Armed Forces in Libya and, if the President does ... Read more >
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This is a House concurrent resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 57”). 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.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Jun 3, 2011
Jun 3, 2011
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