S.Res. 534 (109th): A resolution condemning Hezbollah and Hamas and their state sponsors and supporting Israel’s exercise of its right to self-defense.


Jul 18, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on July 18, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


William “Bill” Frist

Senator from Tennessee



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Last Updated: Jul 18, 2006
Length: 5 pages

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Summary (CRS)

7/18/2006--Passed Senate without amendment.Reaffirms steadfast support for Israel.Supports Israel's right of self-defense and its right to take appropriate action to deter aggression by terrorist groups and their state sponsors.Urges the ... Read more >

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Jul 18, 2006

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Jul 18, 2006
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Resolution Agreed to by Senate.

This is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 534”). A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.


61 cosponsors (43D, 18R) (show)

There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

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