H.J.Res. 65: Authorization of Use of Force Against Iran Resolution

To authorize the use of the United States Armed Forces to achieve the goal of preventing Iran from obtaining nuclear weapons.

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Sep 8, 2015


Referred to Committee on Sep 8, 2015

This resolution was assigned to a congressional committee on September 8, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Alcee Hastings

Representative for Florida's 20th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 8, 2015
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Sep 8, 2015

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H.J.Res. 65 is a joint resolution in the United States Congress.

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