About the resolution
A recently House-passed bill, which seems likely to pass in the Senate, could mark President Trump's first veto in office.
Yemen has been mired in a civil war since March 2015, between the internationally-recognized government and an Islamic armed rebel group called the Houthis, along with their allies including ISIS and Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP). More than 60,000 people have died in the conflict to date.
Saudi Arabia, which borders Yemen to the north, has led a coalition of nations aiming to restore and ...
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 17th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 14, 2019
Length: 9 pages
Jan 30, 2019
Passed House (Senate next) on Feb 13, 2019
This resolution passed in the House on February 13, 2019 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
H.J.Res. 37 is 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.
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Directing the removal of United States Armed Forces from hostilities in the Republic of Yemen that have not been authorized by Congress, H.R.J. Res. 37, 116th Cong. (2019).
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