H.R. 4681 (109th): Palestinian Anti-Terrorism Act of 2006


Feb 1, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on May 23, 2006 but was never passed by the Senate.


Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

Representative for Florida's 18th congressional district



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Last Updated: May 25, 2006
Length: 27 pages

See Instead:

S. 2370 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Dec 21, 2006

About the bill

Full Title

To promote the development of democratic institutions in areas under the administrative control of the Palestinian Authority, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

5/23/2006--Passed House amended.Palestinian Anti-Terrorism Act of 2006 - Section2 - States that it shall be U.S. policy to:(1) support a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict;(2) oppose those organizations, individuals, ... Read more >

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Feb 1, 2006

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Apr 6, 2006
Reported by Committee

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May 23, 2006
Passed House

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4681”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


294 cosponsors (173R, 121D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
May 23, 2006 11:57 a.m.
Passed 361/37

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 2370 (Related)
Palestinian Anti-Terrorism Act of 2006

Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 21, 2006

S. 2237 (Related)
Palestinian Compliance Act of 2006

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 1, 2006

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