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

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.

The resolution’s titles are written by its sponsor.



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
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Apr 25, 2007

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S.J.Res. 12 (110th) was a joint resolution in the United States Congress.

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.

This joint resolution was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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