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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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 50th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 9, 2015
Length: 3 pages
Sep 9, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on September 9, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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Sep 9, 2015
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H.J.Res. 66 (114th) was a joint resolution in the United States Congress.
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This joint 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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