Sep 20, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on September 23, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Tennessee
- See Instead:
H.J.Res. 364 (same title)
Passed House — Sep 28, 1983
S.J.Res. 159 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Oct 12, 1983
About the resolution
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.
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).
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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. September 27, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/sjres166>
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