Summary: H.Con.Res.271 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.Con.Res.271. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (04/29/2010)

Congratulates: (1) the residents of Jerusalem and the people of Israel on the 43rd anniversary of Jerusalem's reunification; and (2) the people of Israel on the 62nd anniversary of their independence.

Expresses the belief that Jerusalem must remain an undivided city in which the rights of every ethnic and religious group are protected, and reaffirms Israel's right to take necessary steps to prevent Jerusalem's future division.

Calls upon the President and the Secretary of State to affirm as a matter of U.S. policy that Jerusalem must remain Israel's undivided capital.

Urges the President to begin the process of relocating the U.S. Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem.