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Titles (2)

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

Denouncing the use of civilians as human shields by Hamas and other terrorist organizations in violation of international humanitarian law.

Official Titles - Senate

Official Titles as Amended by Senate

A concurrent resolution denouncing the use of civilians as human shields by Hamas and other terrorist organizations.


Actions Overview (5)

Date
12/10/2014Resolving differences -- House actions: On motion that the House agree to the Senate amendments Agreed to without objection.(text: CR H9016)
12/09/2014Passed/agreed to in Senate: Passed Senate with an amendment and an amendment to the Title and an amended preamble by Unanimous Consent.(consideration: CR S6465-6566; text as passed Senate: CR S6465-6466)
12/04/2014Committee on Foreign Relations. Reported by Senator Menendez with an amendment in the nature of a substitute and an amendment to the title and with an amended preamble. Without written report.
07/30/2014Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.(text: CR H7074-7075)
07/16/2014Introduced in House

All Actions (19)

Date Chamber
12/10/2014-6:15pmHouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
12/10/2014-6:15pmHouseOn motion that the House agree to the Senate amendments Agreed to without objection. (text: CR H9016)
12/10/2014-6:14pmHouseMr. Royce asked unanimous consent that the House agree to the Senate amendments. (consideration: CR H9016-8017)
12/10/2014SenateMessage on Senate action sent to the House.
12/09/2014SenatePassed Senate with an amendment and an amendment to the Title and an amended preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6465-6566; text as passed Senate: CR S6465-6466)
12/04/2014SenatePlaced on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 616.
12/04/2014SenateCommittee on Foreign Relations. Reported by Senator Menendez with an amendment in the nature of a substitute and an amendment to the title and with an amended preamble. Without written report.
12/04/2014SenateCommittee on Foreign Relations. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
11/18/2014SenateReferred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.
07/30/2014SenateReceived in the Senate.
07/30/2014-3:06pmHouseOn motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H7074-7075)
07/30/2014-2:34pmHouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H. Con. Res. 107.
07/30/2014-2:34pmHouseConsidered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H7074-7078)
07/30/2014-2:34pmHouseMr. Royce moved to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution, as amended.
07/25/2014HouseForwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee (Amended) by Unanimous Consent .
Action By: House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Middle East and North Africa
07/25/2014HouseSubcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Action By: House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Middle East and North Africa
07/25/2014HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Middle East and North Africa.
Action By: Committee on Foreign Affairs
07/16/2014HouseReferred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.
07/16/2014HouseIntroduced in House

Cosponsors (102)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Deutch, Theodore E. [D-FL-21]* 07/16/2014
Rep. Chabot, Steve [R-OH-1] 07/17/2014
Rep. Weber, Randy K., Sr. [R-TX-14] 07/17/2014
Rep. Marino, Tom [R-PA-10] 07/17/2014
Rep. Bilirakis, Gus M. [R-FL-12] 07/17/2014
Rep. Diaz-Balart, Mario [R-FL-25] 07/17/2014
Rep. Frankel, Lois [D-FL-22] 07/17/2014
Rep. Cook, Paul [R-CA-8] 07/17/2014
Rep. Wasserman Schultz, Debbie [D-FL-23] 07/17/2014
Rep. Meadows, Mark [R-NC-11] 07/17/2014
Rep. Cicilline, David N. [D-RI-1] 07/17/2014
Rep. Gabbard, Tulsi [D-HI-2] 07/17/2014
Rep. Duffy, Sean P. [R-WI-7] 07/17/2014
Rep. Perry, Scott [R-PA-4] 07/17/2014
Rep. Lowenthal, Alan S. [D-CA-47] 07/18/2014
Rep. McKinley, David B. [R-WV-1] 07/18/2014
Rep. Murphy, Patrick [D-FL-18] 07/22/2014
Rep. Hunter, Duncan D. [R-CA-50] 07/22/2014
Rep. Wolf, Frank R. [R-VA-10] 07/22/2014
Rep. Kilmer, Derek [D-WA-6] 07/22/2014
Rep. Capito, Shelley Moore [R-WV-2] 07/22/2014
Rep. Joyce, David P. [R-OH-14] 07/22/2014
Rep. Hastings, Alcee L. [D-FL-20] 07/22/2014
Rep. Lance, Leonard [R-NJ-7] 07/22/2014
Rep. Kennedy, Joseph P., III [D-MA-4] 07/22/2014
Rep. Mica, John L. [R-FL-7] 07/22/2014
Rep. Conaway, K. Michael [R-TX-11] 07/23/2014
Rep. Pearce, Stevan [R-NM-2] 07/23/2014
Rep. DeSantis, Ron [R-FL-6] 07/23/2014
Rep. Cotton, Tom [R-AR-4] 07/23/2014
Rep. Bera, Ami [D-CA-7] 07/23/2014
Rep. Crenshaw, Ander [R-FL-4] 07/23/2014
Rep. Young, Todd C. [R-IN-9] 07/23/2014
Rep. Stockman, Steve [R-TX-36] 07/23/2014
Rep. Higgins, Brian [D-NY-26] 07/23/2014
Rep. Israel, Steve [D-NY-3] 07/23/2014
Rep. Collins, Doug [R-GA-9] 07/23/2014
Rep. Hall, Ralph M. [R-TX-4] 07/23/2014
Rep. Vargas, Juan [D-CA-51] 07/23/2014
Rep. Waxman, Henry A. [D-CA-33] 07/23/2014
Rep. Franks, Trent [R-AZ-8] 07/24/2014
Rep. Price, Tom [R-GA-6] 07/24/2014
Rep. Kuster, Ann M. [D-NH-2] 07/24/2014
Rep. Gosar, Paul A. [R-AZ-4] 07/24/2014
Rep. Johnson, Bill [R-OH-6] 07/24/2014
Rep. Connolly, Gerald E. [D-VA-11] 07/24/2014
Rep. McCarthy, Carolyn [D-NY-4] 07/24/2014
Rep. Poe, Ted [R-TX-2] 07/24/2014
Rep. Grayson, Alan [D-FL-9] 07/24/2014
Rep. Griffin, Tim [R-AR-2] 07/24/2014
Rep. Nadler, Jerrold [D-NY-10] 07/24/2014
Rep. McHenry, Patrick T. [R-NC-10] 07/24/2014
Rep. Harris, Andy [R-MD-1] 07/24/2014
Rep. Lowey, Nita M. [D-NY-17] 07/24/2014
Rep. Sires, Albio [D-NJ-8] 07/24/2014
Rep. Fincher, Stephen Lee [R-TN-8] 07/24/2014
Rep. Schakowsky, Janice D. [D-IL-9] 07/24/2014
Rep. Schwartz, Allyson Y. [D-PA-13] 07/25/2014
Rep. Bachus, Spencer [R-AL-6] 07/25/2014
Rep. Polis, Jared [D-CO-2] 07/25/2014
Rep. Schneider, Bradley Scott [D-IL-10] 07/25/2014
Rep. Simpson, Michael K. [R-ID-2] 07/25/2014
Rep. Wilson, Frederica S. [D-FL-24] 07/25/2014
Rep. Brown, Corrine [D-FL-5] 07/25/2014
Rep. Lamborn, Doug [R-CO-5] 07/29/2014
Rep. Stivers, Steve [R-OH-15] 07/29/2014
Rep. Peterson, Collin C. [D-MN-7] 07/29/2014
Rep. Clawson, Curt [R-FL-19] 07/29/2014
Rep. Kline, John [R-MN-2] 07/29/2014
Rep. Lankford, James [R-OK-5] 07/29/2014
Rep. Gohmert, Louie [R-TX-1] 07/29/2014
Rep. Paulsen, Erik [R-MN-3] 07/29/2014
Rep. Walorski, Jackie [R-IN-2] 07/29/2014
Rep. Roe, David P. [R-TN-1] 07/29/2014
Rep. Flores, Bill [R-TX-17] 07/29/2014
Rep. Salmon, Matt [R-AZ-5] 07/29/2014
Rep. Sherman, Brad [D-CA-30] 07/30/2014
Rep. Sinema, Kyrsten [D-AZ-9] 07/30/2014
Rep. Rokita, Todd [R-IN-4] 07/30/2014
Rep. Reichert, David G. [R-WA-8] 07/30/2014
Rep. Roskam, Peter J. [R-IL-6] 07/30/2014
Rep. King, Peter T. [R-NY-2] 07/30/2014
Rep. Schweikert, David [R-AZ-6] 07/30/2014
Rep. Scott, David [D-GA-13] 07/30/2014
Rep. Noem, Kristi L. [R-SD-At Large] 07/30/2014
Rep. Gibbs, Bob [R-OH-7] 07/30/2014
Rep. Wagner, Ann [R-MO-2] 07/30/2014
Rep. DeLauro, Rosa L. [D-CT-3] 07/30/2014
Rep. Fitzpatrick, Michael G. [R-PA-8] 07/30/2014
Rep. Gardner, Cory [R-CO-4] 07/30/2014
Rep. Castor, Kathy [D-FL-14] 07/30/2014
Rep. Luetkemeyer, Blaine [R-MO-3] 07/30/2014
Rep. Barletta, Lou [R-PA-11] 07/30/2014
Rep. Foxx, Virginia [R-NC-5] 07/30/2014
Rep. Swalwell, Eric [D-CA-15] 07/30/2014
Rep. Royce, Edward R. [R-CA-39] 07/30/2014
Rep. Neal, Richard E. [D-MA-1] 07/30/2014
Rep. Engel, Eliot L. [D-NY-16] 07/30/2014
Rep. Olson, Pete [R-TX-22] 07/30/2014
Rep. Rodgers, Cathy McMorris [R-WA-5] 07/30/2014
Rep. Terry, Lee [R-NE-2] 07/30/2014
Rep. Langevin, James R. [D-RI-2] 07/30/2014

Committees (2)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Foreign Affairs07/16/2014 Referred to
House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Middle East and North Africa07/25/2014 Referred to
07/25/2014 Markup by
07/25/2014 Reported by
Senate Foreign Relations11/18/2014 Referred to
12/04/2014 Markup by
12/04/2014 Reported by

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Latest Summary (4)

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Shown Here:
Passed Senate amended (12/09/2014)

Condemns the use of innocent civilians as human shields.

Calls on the international community to recognize and condemn Hamas's use of human shields.

Places responsibility for the rocket attacks against Israel on Hamas and other terrorist organizations, such as Palestine Islamic Jihad.

Supports Israel's sovereign right to defend its territory and citizens from Hamas's rocket attacks, kidnapping attempts, and the use of tunnels and other means to carry out attacks against Israel.

Expresses condolences to the families of the innocent victims on both sides of the conflict.

Supports Palestinian civilians who reject Hamas and all forms of terrorism and violence and who desire to live in peace with their Israeli neighbors.

Supports efforts to demilitarize the Gaza Strip.

Condemns the United Nations (U.N.) Human Rights Council's biased commission of inquiry into Israel's Gaza operations.