A joint resolution 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. Senior Senator for Indiana. Republican.
Last Updated: Mar 2, 2017
Length: 8 pages
Mar 2, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on March 2, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Mar 2, 2017
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S.J.Res. 31 (115th) was a joint resolution in the United States Congress.
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This joint resolution was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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