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H.J.Res. 364 (98th): Multinational Force in Lebanon Resolution

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A joint resolution providing statutory authorization under the War Powers Resolution for continued United States participation in the multinational peacekeeping force in Lebanon in order to obtain withdrawal of all foreign forces from Lebanon.

The resolution’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Introduced
Sep 20, 1983
98th Congress (1983–1984)
Status
Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this resolution were incorporated into other resolutions which were enacted.

Sponsor

Clement Zablocki

Representative for Wisconsin's 4th congressional district

Democrat

Cosponsors

26 Cosponsors (13 Democrats, 13 Republicans)

See Instead

S.J.Res. 159 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Oct 12, 1983

Source

History

Sep 20, 1983
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Sep 22, 1983
 
Ordered Reported

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Sep 28, 1983
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

H.J.Res. 364 (98th) was 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.

Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.J.Res. 364. This is the one from the 98th Congress.

This joint resolution was introduced in the 98th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1983 to Oct 12, 1984. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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