S.2265: Stand with Israel Act of 2014

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about international affairs
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Sponsor Rand Paul, R-Ky.
Total Cosponsors 17 (All Republicans)
Introduced April 29, 2014
Latest Major Action April 29, 2014
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Bill Summary

Stand with Israel Act of 2014 - Prohibits any direct U.S. assistance, loan guarantee, or debt relief to the Palestinian Authority (PA) or any affiliated governing entity or leadership organization.

States that such prohibition shall have no effect for a fiscal year if the President certifies to Congress that the PA has:

  • formally recognized Israel's right to exist as a Jewish state and publicly recognized the state of Israel,
  • renounced terrorism and purged all individuals with terrorist ties from the security services,
  • terminated funding of anti-American and anti-Israel incitement,
  • publicly pledged to not engage in war with Israel, and
  • honored previous diplomatic agreements.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
April 29, 2014 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.