About the resolution
- Full Title
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 title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Companion Bill — Passed House
This activity took place on a related bill, H.J.Res. 364 (98th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on S.J.Res. 166 (98th).
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
- Subject Areas
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S.J.Res. 166 — 98th Congress: Multinational Force in Lebanon Resolution. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/sjres166
“S.J.Res. 166 — 98th Congress: Multinational Force in Lebanon Resolution.” www.GovTrack.us. 1983. May 4, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/sjres166>
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