US SB1039 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Strong Partisan Bill (Democrat 26-1-1)
Status: Introduced on April 4 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-04-04 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.
Pending: Senate Foreign Relations Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Prevention of Unconstitutional War with Iran Act of 2019 This bill prohibits funds from being used for kinetic military operations against Iran unless Congress authorizes such an action, with various exceptions such as in response to an imminent threat. ("Kinetic military operations" typically refers to active military actions, in contrast to latent operations or cyberwarfare.)

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Title

Prevention of Unconstitutional War with Iran Act of 2019

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History

DateChamberAction
2019-04-04SenateRead twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.

Same As/Similar To

HB2354 (Same As) 2019-04-25 - Referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committee on Armed Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

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