H.R. 2259 (112th): To require the withdrawal of United States Armed Forces from operations in Libya, and for other purposes.


Jun 21, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 21, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Joseph Heck
Representative for Nevada's 3rd congressional district


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Last Updated: Jun 21, 2011
Length: 2 pages

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Summary (CRS)
6/21/2011--Introduced.Directs the President to withdraw U.S. Armed Forces from operations in Libya within 30 days after enactment of this Act.Prohibits using funds available to the Department of Defense (DOD) to ...

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Jun 21, 2011


8 cosponsors (8R) (show)
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