H.J.Res. 66: Iran Accountability and Enforcement Resolution

To authorize the use of the Armed Forces of the United States against Iran if the President determines and certifies to Congress that Iran is not able to demonstrate that it has not sought, developed, or acquired nuclear weapons in violation of its commitments or obligations under the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, and for other purposes.

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Overview

Introduced:

Sep 9, 2015

Status:

Referred to Committee on Sep 9, 2015

This resolution was assigned to a congressional committee on September 9, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Duncan Hunter

Representative for California's 50th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 9, 2015
Length: 3 pages

History

Sep 9, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.J.Res. 66 is a joint resolution in the United States Congress.

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