H.J.Res. 27: Authorization for Use of Military Force Against ISIL Resolution


Feb 2, 2015


Referred to Committee on Feb 2, 2015

This resolution was assigned to a congressional committee on February 2, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Adam Schiff

Representative for California's 28th congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 2, 2015
Length: 5 pages


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Full Title

To authorize the use of United States Armed Forces against the terrorist organization Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant ("ISIL").

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Feb 2, 2015

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