Letter to Congressional Leaders Transmitting a Report on the Legal and Policy Frameworks Guiding the United States Use of Military Force and Related National Security Operations
Dear Mr. Chairman: (Dear Madam Chair:) (Dear Madam Chairwoman:)
In accordance with section 1264 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018 (Public Law 115-91), as amended, 50 U.S.C. 1549(a), I am transmitting the annual report on the legal and policy frameworks guiding the United States' use of military force and related national security operations.
I am enclosing a copy of the unclassified report, as well as its classified annex.
JOSEPH R. BIDEN, JR.
NOTE: Identical letters were sent to Patricia L. Murray, chair, Senate Committee on Appropriations; John F. Reed, chairman, Senate Armed Services Committee; Robert Menendez, chairman, Senate Committee on Foreign Relations; Mark R. Warner, chairman, Senate Select Committee on Intelligence; Kay M. Granger, chair, House Committee on Appropriations; Michael D. Rogers, chairman, House Committee on Armed Services; Michael T. McCaul, chairman, House Committee on Foreign Affairs; and Michael R. Turner, chairman, House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence. The Office of the Press Secretary also released a copy of the unclassified report. An original was not available for verification of the content of this letter.
Joseph R. Biden, Letter to Congressional Leaders Transmitting a Report on the Legal and Policy Frameworks Guiding the United States Use of Military Force and Related National Security Operations Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/359926