H.J.Res.58 - Prohibiting the use of funds available to any United States Government department or agency for the use of force in, or directed at, Syria by the United States Armed Forces.113th Congress (2013-2014)
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|Sponsor:||Rep. Poe, Ted [R-TX-2] (Introduced 09/09/2013)|
|Committees:||House - Foreign Affairs; Armed Services|
|Latest Action:||09/09/2013 Referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committee on Armed Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.|
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Summary: H.J.Res.58 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (09/09/2013)
Expresses the sense of Congress that: (1) the American people and Congress do not support the use of the U.S. Armed Forces in, or directed at, Syria; and (2) there are not overriding imminent U.S. national security interests at stake and Congress will not fund any military action taken in contradiction to this joint resolution.
Prohibits the use of funds available to any U.S. government department or agency for the use of force in, or directed at, Syria by the U.S. Armed Forces unless a subsequent Act of Congress specifically authorizes such use of force or there is an attack or imminent attack on the United States, its territories or possessions, or the U.S. Armed Forces.