To authorize the use of United States Armed Forces against al-Qaeda, the Taliban, the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, successor organizations, and associated forces.
The resolution’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Indiana's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Mar 15, 2017
Length: 8 pages
Mar 15, 2017
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H.J.Res. 89 (115th) was a joint resolution in the United States Congress.
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Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.J.Res. 89. This is the one from the 115th Congress.
This joint resolution was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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