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.

Introduced:

Jun 1, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

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

Sponsor:

Thomas Rooney
Representative for Florida's 16th congressional district
Republican

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Last Updated: Jun 1, 2011
Length: 2 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
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 ...

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Related Bills
H.Res. 294 (Related)
Providing for consideration of the resolution (H. Res. 292) declaring that the President shall ...

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Jun 3, 2011

H.Con.Res. 51 (Related)
Directing the President, pursuant to section 5(c) of the War Powers Resolution, to remove ...

Failed House
Jun 3, 2011

What is a resolution?

The “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 57” means this is a House 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Jun 1, 2011

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16 cosponsors (16R) (show)
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