S.Res.498 - A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate regarding United States support for the State of Israel as it defends itself against unprovoked rocket attacks from the Hamas terrorist organization.113th Congress (2013-2014)
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|Sponsor:||Sen. Graham, Lindsey [R-SC] (Introduced 07/10/2014)|
|Committees:||Senate - Foreign Relations|
|Latest Action:||07/17/2014 Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S4626) (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.Res.498 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Passed Senate without amendment (07/17/2014)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Reaffirms the support of the Senate for Israel's right to defend its citizens and ensure Israel's survival.
Condemns the unprovoked rocket fire at Israel and calls on Hamas to cease all rocket and other attacks against Israel.
Calls on Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas to dissolve the unity governing arrangement with Hamas and condemn the attacks on Israel.