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War Powers Resolution - Wikipedia

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The War Powers Resolution (50 U.S.C. 1541–1548) is a federal law intended to check the ... Congress invoked the War Powers Resolution in the Multinational Force in Lebanon Act (P.L. 98-119), w...

War Powers | Law Library of Congress | Library of Congress

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Jun 9, 2015 ... The War Powers Resolution is sometimes referred to as the War Powers Act, its title in the version passed by the Senate. This Joint Resolution ...

Avalon Project - War Powers Resolution

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Concerning the War Powers of Congress and the President. .... the enactment of this joint resolution), including any provision contained in any appropriation Act, ...

The War Powers Act of 1973: Definition & Summary - Video ...

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May 23, 2015 ... Who makes decisions about going to war - Congress, the President or both? The War Powers Resolution of 1973 was an attempt to clear up ...

What Exactly Is the War Powers Act and Is Obama Really Violating It ...

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Jun 17, 2011 ... Well, the president is certainly sidestepping the controversial law known as the War Powers Act, but in doing so he's following a well-worn path.

What Is the War Powers Act? What Does It Require? - Law and Daily ...

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Sep 10, 2013 ... In those times, as in this one, the "War Powers Act" has been discussed in the context of limiting presidential power. What exactly does the act ...

HOW WAR POWERS ACT WORKS - NYTimes.com

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Mar 29, 1984 ... The War Powers Act of 1973, passed in the aftermath of the Vietnam War, puts limits on the ability of the President to send American troops into ...

War Powers Act Doesn't Apply for Libya, Obama Says - The New ...

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Jun 15, 2011 ... In contending that the limited American role did not oblige the administration to ask for authorization under the War Powers Resolution, the ...

War Powers Act - Huffington Post

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In serving as megaphones for an extra-constitutional American Empire and multi- trillion dollar permanent global presidential wars, the New York Times and the ...

War Powers Act | HowStuffWorks

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War Powers Act, the common name for the War Powers Resolution, which was passed by Congress in 1973 as a check on the President's war powers.

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War Powers Act | United States [1973] | Britannica.com

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Jul 20, 2012 ... War Powers Act, law passed by the U.S. Congress on November 7, 1973, over the veto of Pres. Richard Nixon. The joint measure was called ...

Nixon and the War Powers Resolution - Bill of Rights Institute

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In reaction to U.S. involvement in Vietnam, Congress passed the War Powers Act which limited the president's authority to commit American troops abroad ...

50 U.S. Code Chapter 33 - WAR POWERS RESOLUTION | US Law ...

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50 U.S. Code Chapter 33 - WAR POWERS RESOLUTION. Current through Pub. L. 114-38. (See Public Laws for the current Congress.) US Code · prev | next.