H.Con.Res. 55: Directing the President, pursuant to section 5(c) of the War Powers Resolution, to remove United States Armed Forces deployed to Iraq or Syria on or after August 7, 2014, other than Armed Forces required to protect United States diplomatic facilities and personnel, from Iraq and Syria.

Overview

Introduced:

Jun 4, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:

Failed House on Jun 17, 2015

This resolution failed in the House on June 17, 2015.

Sponsor:

James “Jim” McGovern

Representative for Massachusetts's 2nd congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 4, 2015
Length: 2 pages

History

Jun 4, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 17, 2015
 
Failed House

A vote on the resolution failed in the House. The resolution is now dead.

H.Con.Res. 55 is a concurrent resolution in the United States Congress.

A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.

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