Bill Text — Aug 2, 2012
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Aug 2, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This resolution was introduced on August 2, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New Mexico's 2nd congressional district
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8/2/2012--Introduced.Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that:(1) only Congress has the constitutional authority to declare war,(2) President Obama should set clear objectives for the U.S. Armed Forces before ... Read more >
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This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 770”). A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.
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|quote=Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that President Barack Obama should request authorization ...