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War Powers Resolution

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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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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 ...

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, ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

The War Powers Resolution: After Thirty Years

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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 the ...

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 ...

Why The War Powers Act Doesn't Work : NPR

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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 ...

War Powers Act of 1973 - The New York Times

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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.

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

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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 the War Powers ...

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 ...

Whatever Happened to the War Powers Act Controversy? - ProPublica

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Jul 26, 2011 ... They alleged that he'd failed to comply with the 1973 War Powers Act, which requires presidents to seek congressional approval for any ...