A joint resolution to authorize the use of United States Armed Forces against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant and its associated forces.
The resolution’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Kentucky. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 21, 2016
Length: 8 pages
Jan 20, 2016
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Jan 21, 2016
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S.J.Res. 29 (114th) was a joint resolution in the United States Congress.
A joint resolution is often used in the same manner as a bill. If passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and signed by the President, it becomes a law. Joint resolutions are also used to propose amendments to the Constitution.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number S.J.Res. 29. This is the one from the 114th Congress.
This joint resolution was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Authorization for Use of Military Force Against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant and its Associated Forces, S.J. Res. 29, 114th Cong. (2016).
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