War Powers Resolution: Presidential Compliance

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This report gives a summary of the usage of the War Powers Resolution (WPR) and various issues related to proposals to modify or repeal the resolution. The report summarizes the most recent developments and background, and gives an overview of United Nations actions, and WPR activities in former Yugoslavia/Bosnia, Kosovo, Iraq (post-1991), Haiti, and Somalia. It also includes commentary on the instances formally reported under the WPR, the requirement for consultation with Congress, and the current issues which Congress is considering.

Creator(s): Grimmett, Richard F.
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Creation Date: September 25, 2012
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Creator (Author):
Grimmett, Richard F.

Specialist in International Security

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: September 25, 2012
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United States
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Serbia and Montenegro
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Bosnia and Hercegovina
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Kosovo
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Iraq
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Haiti
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Somalia
Description:

This report gives a summary of the usage of the War Powers Resolution (WPR) and various issues related to proposals to modify or repeal the resolution. The report summarizes the most recent developments and background, and gives an overview of United Nations actions, and WPR activities in former Yugoslavia/Bosnia, Kosovo, Iraq (post-1991), Haiti, and Somalia. It also includes commentary on the instances formally reported under the WPR, the requirement for consultation with Congress, and the current issues which Congress is considering.

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29 pages.

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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Resource Type: Report
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