S. 2737 (111th): Jerusalem Embassy Relocation Act of 2009


Nov 5, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 5, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Samuel “Sam” Brownback

Senator from Kansas



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Last Updated: Nov 5, 2009
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to relocate to Jerusalem the United States Embassy in Israel, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Jerusalem Embassy Relocation Act of 2009 - Amends the Jerusalem Embassy Act of 1995 to eliminate the President's authority to waive certain funding limitations for Department of State acquisition and ... Read more >

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Nov 5, 2009

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2737”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


8 cosponsors (6R, 1I, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 3412 (Related)
Jerusalem Embassy and Recognition Act of 2009

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 30, 2009

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