S.J.Res.23 - Authorization for Use of Military Force107th Congress (2001-2002)
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|Sponsor:||Sen. Daschle, Thomas A. [D-SD] (Introduced 09/14/2001)|
|Latest Action:||09/18/2001 Became Public Law No: 107-40. (TXT | PDF) (All Actions)|
|Major Recorded Votes:||09/14/2001 : Passed Senate|
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Summary: S.J.Res.23 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Authorization for Use of Military Force - Authorizes the President to use all necessary and appropriate force against those nations, organizations, or persons he determines planned, authorized, committed, or aided the terrorist attacks that occurred on September 11, 2001, or harbored such organizations or persons, in order to prevent any future acts of international terrorism against the United States by such nations, organizations, or persons.
Passed House without amendment (09/14/2001)
States that this Act is intended to constitute specific statutory authorization within the meaning of the War Powers Resolution.