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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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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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

War Powers and the White House - The Washington Post

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Sep 10, 2014 ... There are only two problems with this: the reports Obama has filed with Congress under the War Powers Act, and the earlier congressional ...

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.

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 ...

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.

Nixon vetoes War Powers Resolution - Oct 25, 1973 - HISTORY.com

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On this day in History, Nixon vetoes War Powers Resolution on Oct 25, 1973. ... for the acts of oppression forced upon the colonies by the British Parliament, the ...

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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 ...

Bullet Points: What is The War Powers Act? | DC Inno

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Sep 8, 2013 ... The War Powers Act was first signed into law right after the Pearl Harbor attacks in 1941, and were designed to greatly expand the executive ...