H.Res. 318 (98th): A resolution providing for the consideration of the bill (H. J. Res. 364) 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.

Introduced:
Sep 27, 1983 (98th Congress, 1983–1984)
Status:
Died (Introduced)
Sponsor
David Bonior
Representative for Michigan's 12th congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Debate on H.J.Res. 364 is governed by these rules.

Passed House
Last Action: Sep 28, 1983

 
Status

This resolution was introduced on September 27, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Sep 27, 1983
 
Summary

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Cosponsors
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House Rules

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Notes

H.Res. stands for House simple resolution.

A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.

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9/27/1983--Introduced.
Sets forth the rule for the consideration of H.J. Res. 364 (U.S. armed forces in Lebanon).

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