S.J.Res. 12 (110th): Jerusalem Resolution


Apr 25, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on April 25, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Samuel “Sam” Brownback

Senator from Kansas



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Last Updated: Apr 25, 2007
Length: 3 pages

About the resolution

Full Title

A joint resolution providing for the recognition of Jerusalem as the undivided capital of Israel before the United States recognizes a Palestinian state, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

4/25/2007--Introduced.Jerusalem Resolution - Requires the United States, not later than 180 days before recognizing a Palestinian state, to move the U.S. Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.Prohibits U.S. ... Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 25, 2007

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 12”). A joint resolution is often used in the same manner as a bill. If passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and signed by the President, it becomes a law. Joint resolutions are also used to propose amendments to the Constitution.


4 cosponsors (2R, 1I, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills
S.J.Res. 14 (109th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 19, 2005

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