H.Con.Res. 57 (112th): Expressing the sense of Congress that the President is in violation of the War Powers Resolution regarding the use of United States Armed Forces in Libya, and for other purposes.


Jun 1, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on June 1, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Thomas Rooney

Representative for Florida's 16th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 1, 2011
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Jun 1, 2011

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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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H.Con.Res. 51 (Related)
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