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The summary below was written by the Congressional Research Service, which is a nonpartisan division of the Library of Congress, and was published on Feb 15, 2017.
War Powers Amendments of 2017
This joint resolution rewrites the War Powers Resolution.
Congressional consultation procedures are included concerning the participation of U.S. Armed Forces in certain military operations of the United Nations.
Additional conditions are provided concerning emergency use of the Armed Forces.