S.1587 - Authority for the Use of Military Force Against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant Act114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Kaine, Tim [D-VA] (Introduced 06/16/2015)|
|Committees:||Senate - Foreign Relations|
|Latest Action:||06/16/2015 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S4206) (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.1587 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (06/16/2015)
Authority for the Use of Military Force Against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant Act
This bill authorizes the President to use the U.S. Armed Forces for three years against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), any closely related successor entity, or associated persons or forces.
This bill shall also constitute the sole statutory authority for U.S. military action against ISIL, superseding any prior authorization for the use of military force against ISIL.
The Authorization for Use of Military Force Against Iraq Resolution of 2002 is repealed.