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...
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 is codified in the ...
Concerning the War Powers of Congress and the President. .... the enactment of
this joint resolution), including any provision contained in any appropriation Act, ...
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 ...
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 ...
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.
Section 1 establishes the title, "The War Powers Resolution." The law is
frequently referred to as the "War Powers Act," the title of the measure passed by
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 ...
Jun 16, 2011 ... Instead, the War Powers Act has largely been used as it's being used now — as a
political tool that allows Congress to criticize a president ...
Jun 29, 2011 ... News about the War Powers Act of 1973. Commentary and archival information
about the War Powers Act of 1973 from The New York Times.