H.Con.Res. 418 (106th): Expressing the sense of the Congress regarding the current level of violence between the Israelis and the Palestinians.

Oct 05, 2000 (106th Congress, 1999–2000)
Died (Referred to Committee)
Rick Lazio
Representative for New York's 2nd congressional district
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Oct 05, 2000
3 pages

This resolution was introduced on October 5, 2000, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced Oct 05, 2000
Referred to Committee Oct 05, 2000

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3 cosponsors (3R) (show)

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Condemns statements and actions by Palestinians designed to inflame and encourage violence.
Demands that Palestinian Authority Chairman Yasser Arafat make a public appeal on Palestinian television for the public to cease further acts of violence.Urges the President to use all diplomatic means available to seek an end to the violence and return the Palestinians to the negotiating table.Supports Israeli Government actions designed to bring this current round of violence to a peaceful conclusion.Urges the Administration to oppose:
(1) any United Nations effort to put forward one-sided anti-Israel resolutions or statements; and
(2) the establishment of any international commissions of inquiry.States that the Congress will consider the response of Palestinians to the escalation of violence in their future relations with the United States.

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