About the bill
The Jerusalem Embassy Act of 1995 is a public law of the United States passed by the post-Republican Revolution 104th Congress on October 23, 1995. The proposed law was adopted by the Senate (93–5), and the House (374–37). The Act became law without a presidential signature on November 8, 1995.
The Act recognized Jerusalem as the capital of the State of Israel and called for Jerusalem to remain an undivided city. Its purpose was to set aside funds for the relocation of the Embassy of the United States in Israel from its location in Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, by May 31, 1999. For this purpose it withheld 50% of the funds appropriated to the State Department specifically for "Acquisition and Maintenance of Buildings Abroad" as allocated in fiscal ...
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Kansas. Republican.
Last Updated: Dec 15, 1995
Length: 8 pages
104th Congress (1995–1996)
Enacted — By 10 Day Rule on Nov 8, 1995
This bill became enacted on November 8, 1995 after ten days elapsed after being presented to the President.
S. 1322 (104th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 1322. This is the one from the 104th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 104th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 1995 to Oct 4, 1996. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Jerusalem Embassy Act of 1995, Pub. L. No. 104-45, S. 1322, 104th Cong..
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