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Providing for authority to initiate litigation for actions by the President inconsistent with his duties under the Constitution of the United States.
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
submitted the following resolution; which was referred to the Committee on
Providing for authority to initiate litigation for actions by the President inconsistent with his duties under the Con-stitution of the United States.
That the Speaker may initiate or intervene
in one or more civil actions on behalf of the House of Rep-
resentatives in a Federal court of competent jurisdiction
to seek relief pursuant to sections 2201 and 2202 of title
28, United States Code, and to seek appropriate ancillary
relief, including injunctive relief, regarding the failure of
the President, the head of any department or agency, or
any other officer or employee of the United States, to act
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