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Short Titles as Introduced

Authorization for Use of Military Force against the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant

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Official Titles as Introduced

A joint resolution to authorize the use of United States Armed Forces against the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant.


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Date
09/08/2014Introduced in Senate

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Date
09/08/2014Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.
Action By: Senate
09/08/2014Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR S5378)
Action By: Senate

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Senate Foreign Relations09/08/2014 Referred to

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Introduced in Senate (09/08/2014)

Authorization for Use of Military Force against the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant - Authorizes the President to use appropriate force against the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) to prevent terrorist attacks against the people and interests of the United States and our allies.

States that this resolution: (1) does not authorize the use of rotational ground forces, (2) expires in three years, and (3) is intended to constitute specific statutory authorization pursuant to section 5(b) of the War Powers Resolution.