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Sponsor. Representative for Massachusetts's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 4, 2015
Length: 2 pages
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Failed House on Jun 17, 2015
This resolution failed in the House on June 17, 2015.
What legislators are saying
“House Votes Against Troop Removal From Middle East”
— Rep. Kevin Brady [R-TX8] on Jun 17, 2015
Jun 4, 2015
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jun 17, 2015
A vote on the resolution failed in the House. The resolution is now dead.
H.Con.Res. 55 (114th) was 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.
This concurrent resolution was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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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, H.R. Con. Res. 55, 114th Cong. (2015).
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