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Official Title as Introduced

Expressing support for the State of Israel's right to defend Israeli sovereignty, to protect the lives and safety of the Israeli people, and to use all means necessary to confront and eliminate nuclear threats posed by the Islamic Republic of Iran, including the use of military force if no other peaceful solution can be found within reasonable time to protect against such an immediate and existential threat to the State of Israel.

Actions Overview (1)

07/22/2010Introduced in House

All Actions (2)

07/22/2010Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.
07/22/2010Introduced in House

Cosponsors (46)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Akin, W. Todd [R-MO-2]* 07/22/2010
Rep. Bachmann, Michele [R-MN-6]* 07/22/2010
Rep. Bartlett, Roscoe G. [R-MD-6]* 07/22/2010
Rep. Bishop, Rob [R-UT-1]* 07/22/2010
Rep. Blackburn, Marsha [R-TN-7]* 07/22/2010
Rep. Bonner, Jo [R-AL-1]* 07/22/2010
Rep. Broun, Paul C. [R-GA-10]* 07/22/2010
Rep. Burton, Dan [R-IN-5]* 07/22/2010
Rep. Campbell, John [R-CA-48]* 07/22/2010
Rep. Chaffetz, Jason [R-UT-3]* 07/22/2010
Rep. Conaway, K. Michael [R-TX-11]* 07/22/2010
Rep. Culberson, John Abney [R-TX-7]* 07/22/2010
Rep. Fallin, Mary [R-OK-5]* 07/22/2010
Rep. Fleming, John [R-LA-4]* 07/22/2010
Rep. Franks, Trent [R-AZ-2]* 07/22/2010
Rep. Gingrey, Phil [R-GA-11]* 07/22/2010
Rep. Granger, Kay [R-TX-12]* 07/22/2010
Rep. Griffith, Parker [R-AL-5]* 07/22/2010
Rep. Hensarling, Jeb [R-TX-5]* 07/22/2010
Rep. Herger, Wally [R-CA-2]* 07/22/2010
Rep. King, Steve [R-IA-5]* 07/22/2010
Rep. Lamborn, Doug [R-CO-5]* 07/22/2010
Rep. Latta, Robert E. [R-OH-5]* 07/22/2010
Rep. LoBiondo, Frank A. [R-NJ-2]* 07/22/2010
Rep. Lummis, Cynthia M. [R-WY-At Large]* 07/22/2010
Rep. Marchant, Kenny [R-TX-24]* 07/22/2010
Rep. Neugebauer, Randy [R-TX-19]* 07/22/2010
Rep. Pence, Mike [R-IN-6]* 07/22/2010
Rep. Pitts, Joseph R. [R-PA-16]* 07/22/2010
Rep. Posey, Bill [R-FL-15]* 07/22/2010
Rep. Price, Tom [R-GA-6]* 07/22/2010
Rep. Olson, Pete [R-TX-22]* 07/22/2010
Rep. Rooney, Thomas J. [R-FL-16]* 07/22/2010
Rep. Schmidt, Jean [R-OH-2]* 07/22/2010
Rep. Shadegg, John B. [R-AZ-3]* 07/22/2010
Rep. Smith, Lamar [R-TX-21]* 07/22/2010
Rep. Westmoreland, Lynn A. [R-GA-3]* 07/22/2010
Rep. Roskam, Peter J. [R-IL-6]* 07/22/2010
Rep. McCotter, Thaddeus G. [R-MI-11]* 07/22/2010
Rep. Brown, Henry E., Jr. [R-SC-1]* 07/22/2010
Rep. Ryan, Paul [R-WI-1]* 07/22/2010
Rep. McClintock, Tom [R-CA-4]* 07/22/2010
Rep. Jordan, Jim [R-OH-4]* 07/22/2010
Rep. Barton, Joe [R-TX-6]* 07/22/2010
Rep. Kingston, Jack [R-GA-1]* 07/22/2010
Rep. Carter, John R. [R-TX-31]* 07/22/2010

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Foreign Affairs07/22/2010 Referred to

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Subjects (11)

  • Alliances
  • Arms control and nonproliferation
  • Foreign aid and international relief
  • Iran
  • Israel
  • Middle East
  • Military assistance, sales, and agreements
  • Nuclear weapons
  • Terrorism
  • War crimes, genocide, crimes against humanity

Latest Summary (1)

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Introduced in House (07/22/2010)

Condemns the government of the Islamic Republic of Iran for its: (1) threats to annihilate the United States and Israel; (2) support of international terrorism; and (3) incitement of genocide of the Israeli people.

Supports using all means to persuade the government of Iran to stop building and acquiring nuclear weapons.

Reaffirms the U.S. bond with Israel and pledges to work with the government of Israel and the people of Israel to ensure that their nation receives critical economic and military assistance, including missile defense capabilities, needed to address the Iranian threat.

Supports Israel's right to use all means necessary to confront and eliminate nuclear threats posed by Iran.