New Cosponsor — Apr 13, 2011
New Cosponsor: Rep. Barney Frank [D-MA4, 1981-2012]
The bill now has 14 cosponsors (8 Republicans, 6 Democrats).
Mar 29, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on March 29, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Michigan's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 29, 2011
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To require the cessation of the use of force in, or directed at, the country of Libya by the United States Armed Forces unless a subsequent Act specifically authorizes such use of force.
3/29/2011--Introduced.Restoring Essential constitutional Constraints for Libyan Action Involving the Military Act or RECLAIM Act - Directs the President to cease the use of force in, or directed at, Libya by ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1212 — 112th Congress: RECLAIM Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1212
“H.R. 1212 — 112th Congress: RECLAIM Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. November 26, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1212>
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