New Cosponsor — Jun 9, 2011
New Cosponsor: Sen. Mike Lee [R-UT]
The resolution now has 2 cosponsors (2 Republicans).
6/8/2011--Introduced.States that:(1) the U.S. Armed Forces shall be used exclusively to defend and advance U.S. national security interests;(2) the President has failed to provide Congress with a compelling security rationale ... Read more >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 18”). A joint resolution is often used in the same manner as a bill. If passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and signed by the President, it becomes a law. Joint resolutions are also used to propose amendments to the Constitution.
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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