H.Con.Res.48 - Commemorating the 46th anniversary of the reunification of Jerusalem.113th Congress (2013-2014)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Wilson, Joe [R-SC-2] (Introduced 08/01/2013)|
|Committees:||House - Foreign Affairs|
|Latest Action:||08/16/2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Middle East and North Africa.|
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Summary: H.Con.Res.48 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (08/01/2013)
Congratulates: (1) the residents of Jerusalem and the people of Israel on the 46th anniversary of Jerusalem's reunification, and (2) the people of Israel on the 65th 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 discontinue the waiver contained in the Jerusalem Embassy Act of 1995 and begin the process of relocating the U.S. Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem.