2259 112th CONGRESS
H. R. 2259
To require the withdrawal of United States Armed
Forces from operations in Libya, and for other purposes.IN
THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
June 21, 2011
HECK (for himself, Mr. DUNCAN of South Carolina, and Mrs. MILLER of Michigan)
introduced the following bill; which was 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
To require the withdrawal of United States Armed Forces
from operations in Libya, and for other purposes.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States
of America in Congress assembled,
SECTION 1. REQUIREMENT TO
WITHDRAW UNITED STATES ARMED FORCES FROM OPERATIONS IN LIBYA.
(a) Congressional Finding- Congress finds that the President failed to articulate
a clear national security imperative for United States military actions in support
of operations in Libya.
(b) Withdrawal of Armed Forces- The President
shall withdraw the United States Armed Forces from operations in Libya not later
than 30 days after the date of the enactment of this Act.
Limitation on Funds- Funds available to the Department of Defense may not be used
to conduct further operations in Libya, except for purposes of providing for the
continued withdrawal of the United States Armed Forces from operations in Libya.