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House Calendar No. 37

112th CONGRESS
1st Session
H. RES. 209

[Report No. 112–76]


Directing the Secretary of State to transmit to the House of Representatives copies of any document, record, memo, correspondence, or other communication of the Department of State, or any portion of such communication, that refers or relates to any consultation with Congress regarding Operation Odyssey Dawn or military actions in or against Libya.


IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
April 7, 2011

Mr. Cole (for himself, Mr. Kline, Mr. Terry, and Mr. McClintock) submitted the following resolution; which was referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs

May 12, 2011

Additional sponsors: Mr. Murphy of Pennsylvania, Mr. Jones, Mr. Brooks, Mr. Posey, Mr. Chaffetz, Mr. Crawford, Mr. Griffin of Arkansas, Mr. Roe of Tennessee, Mrs. Schmidt, Mrs. Blackburn, Mr. Goodlatte, Mr. Pompeo, Mr. Broun of Georgia, and Mr. Duncan of Tennessee

May 12, 2011

Reported with amendments, referred to the House Calendar, and ordered to be printed

[Strike out all after the resolving clause and insert the part printed in italic]


RESOLUTION

Directing the Secretary of State to transmit to the House of Representatives copies of any document, record, memo, correspondence, or other communication of the Department of State, or any portion of such communication, that refers or relates to any consultation with Congress regarding Operation Odyssey Dawn or military actions in or against Libya.

Resolved, That the House of Representatives directs the Secretary of State to transmit to the House of Representatives, not later than 14 days after the date of the adoption of this resolution, copies of any document, record, memo, correspondence, or other communication of the Department of State, or any portion of such communication, including telephone records, electronic communications, email, logs and calendars, and the records of internal discussions in the possession of the Secretary, or any office that reports to the Secretary of State, that was created on or after February 15, 2011, and refers or relates to any of the following:

(1) Consultation or communication with Congress regarding the employment or deployment of the Armed Forces for Operation Odyssey Dawn or military actions in or against Libya.

(2) The War Powers Act of 1973 and Operation Odyssey Dawn or military actions in or against Libya.

That the House of Representatives directs the Secretary of State to transmit to the House of Representatives, not later than 14 days after the date of the adoption of this resolution, copies of any official document, record, memo, correspondence, or other communication of the Department of State in the possession of the Secretary of State that was created on or after February 15, 2011, and refers or relates to any of the following:

(1) Consultation or communication with Congress regarding the employment or deployment of the United States Armed Forces for Operation Odyssey Dawn or NATO Operation Unified Protector.

(2) The War Powers Resolution and Operation Odyssey Dawn or Operation Unified Protector.

Amend the title so as to read: “Resolution directing the Secretary of State to transmit to the House of Representatives copies of any official document, record, memo, correspondence, or other communication of the Department of State in the possession of the Secretary of State that refers or relates to any consultation with Congress regarding Operation Odyssey Dawn or NATO Operation Unified Protector.”.


House Calendar No. 37

112th CONGRESS
     1st Session
H. RES. 209
[Report No. 112–76]

RESOLUTION
Directing the Secretary of State to transmit to the House of Representatives copies of any document, record, memo, correspondence, or other communication of the Department of State, or any portion of such communication, that refers or relates to any consultation with Congress regarding Operation Odyssey Dawn or military actions in or against Libya.

May 12, 2011
Reported with amendments, referred to the House Calendar, and ordered to be printed