H.R. 6290 (112th): To prohibit the deployment of a unit or individual of the United States Armed Forces or element of the intelligence community in support of a North Atlantic Treaty Organization military operation absent express prior statutory authorization from Congress for such deployment.


Aug 2, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 2, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Dennis Kucinich

Representative for Ohio's 10th congressional district



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Last Updated: Aug 2, 2012
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Summary (CRS)

8/2/2012--Introduced.States that it is the policy of the United States:(1) to protect the role of Congress as a coequal branch of government and ensure protection of its constitutional authority to ... Read more >

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Aug 2, 2012

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6290”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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