Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Michigan's 8th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 13, 2020
Length: 5 pages
Passed House (Senate next) on Jan 9, 2020
This resolution passed in the House on January 9, 2020 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
What legislators are saying
“Scott Statement on House Passage of War Powers Resolution”
— Rep. Robert “Bobby” Scott [D-VA3] (Co-sponsor) on Jan 9, 2020
H.Con.Res. 83 is a concurrent resolution in the United States Congress.
A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.
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Directing the President pursuant to section 5(c) of the War Powers Resolution to terminate the use of United States Armed Forces to engage in hostilities in or against Iran, H.R. Con. Res. 83, 116th Cong. (2020).
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