To amend the War Powers Resolution to limit the use of funds for introduction of the Armed Forces into hostilities, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 20th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Dec 16, 2011
Length: 4 pages
Dec 16, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on December 16, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What stakeholders are saying
Dec 16, 2011
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Jan 23, 2013
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 383 (113th).
H.R. 3709 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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