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Last Action: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 30, 2015.
Sep 20, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984
This resolution was introduced on September 23, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Tennessee
Passed House — Sep 28, 1983
Enacted — Signed by the President — Oct 12, 1983
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.
9/20/1983--Introduced.Multinational Force in Lebanon Resolution - Authorizes the President, for purposes of the War Powers Resolution, to continue the participation by U.S. armed forces in the Multinational Force in Lebanon, ... Read more >
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).
This is a Senate joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 166”). 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.
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. October 13, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/sjres166>
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