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Short Titles as Introduced

Promoting Human Rights for Palestinian Children Living Under Israeli Military Occupation Act

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Official Title as Introduced

To promote human rights for Palestinian children living under Israeli military occupation and require that United States funds do not support military detention, interrogation, abuse, or ill-treatment of Palestinian children, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
04/30/2019Introduced in House

All Actions (3)

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04/30/2019Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.
Action By: House of Representatives
04/30/2019Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E508-509)
Action By: House of Representatives
04/30/2019Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (23)


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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Foreign Affairs04/30/2019 Referred to

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Introduced in House (04/30/2019)

Promoting Human Rights for Palestinian Children Living Under Israeli Military Occupation Act

This bill prohibits the use of certain foreign-assistance funds to support the military detention, interrogation, abuse, or ill treatment of children in violation of international humanitarian law. The bill also prohibits such funds from being used to support certain practices against children, including torture, sensory deprivation, solitary confinement, and arbitrary detention.

The bill also authorizes the Department of State to provide funding to nongovernmental organizations to (1) monitor and assess incidents of Palestinian children being subjected to Israeli military detention, and (2) provide treatment and rehabilitation for Palestinians under 21 years of age who have been subject to military detention as children.