S.J.Res.9 - United States Policy in Iraq Resolution of 2007110th Congress (2007-2008)
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|Sponsor:||Sen. Reid, Harry [D-NV] (Introduced 03/08/2007)|
|Latest Action:||03/15/2007 Returned to the Calendar., pursuant to the order of March 15, 2007, having failed to achieve the required 60 votes in the affirmative. Calendar No. 72.|
|Major Recorded Votes:||03/15/2007 : Failed Senate|
|Notes:||Pursuant to the order of March 15, 2007, having failed to achieve the required 60 votes in the affirmative, Record Vote Number: 75 was vitiated and the resolution was returned to the Calendar. Calendar No. 72.|
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Summary: S.J.Res.9 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (03/08/2007)
United States Policy in Iraq Resolution of 2007 - Directs the President to begin the phased redeployment of U.S. forces from Iraq within 120 days of enactment of this joint resolution with the goal of redeploying by March 31, 2008, all U.S. combat forces from Iraq, except for a limited number essential for protecting U.S. and coalition personnel and infrastructure, training and equipping Iraqi forces, and conducting targeted counter-terrorism operations.
Requires the President to transition the U.S. forces' mission in Iraq promptly to such purposes.
States that such redeployment shall be implemented as part of a diplomatic, political, and economic strategy that includes sustained engagement with Iraq's neighbors and the international community in order to bring stability to Iraq.
Directs the President, not later than 60 days after enactment of this Act and every 90 days thereafter, to report to Congress on the progress made in such mission transition and force redeployment.