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H.RES.707: Condemning all forms of anti-Semitism and rejecting attempts to justify anti-Jewish hatred or violent attacks as an acceptable expression of disapproval or frustration over political events in the Middle East or elsewhere.
About this Bill
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|Sponsor||Jerrold Nadler, D-N.Y.|
|Total Cosponsors||172 (104 Democrats, 68 Republicans)|
|Introduced||July 31, 2014|
|Latest Major Action||Sept. 18, 2014|
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|4th||Nov. 30, 2014|
|1st||Nov. 16, 2014|
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Condemns: (1) all forms of anti-Semitism and rejects attempts to justify anti-Jewish hatred or violent attacks as an acceptable expression of disapproval over political events, and (2) the comparison of Israel to Nazis.
Applauds those foreign leaders who have condemned anti-Semitic acts, and calls on those who have yet to take firm action against anti-Semitism in their countries to do so.
Reaffirms support for the mandate of the United States Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism as part of the broader policy priority of fostering international religious freedom.
Supports Holocaust educational programs.
Urges the Secretary of State to:
- maintain fighting anti-Semitism as a U.S. foreign policy priority;
- urge governments to ensure that adequate laws are in place to punish anti-Semitic violence against persons and property;
- continue U.S. reporting on anti-Semitism by the Department of State and the Special E...
(Source: Congressional Research Service)
|Sept. 18, 2014||Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.|
|Sept. 18, 2014||On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to without objection.|
|Sept. 18, 2014||Considered by unanimous consent. (consideration: CR H7860-7862; text of measure as introduced: CR H7860-7861)|
|Sept. 18, 2014||Committee on Foreign Affairs discharged.|
|Sept. 18, 2014||Mr. Royce asked unanimous consent to discharge from committee and consider.|
|July 31, 2014||Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.|