H.Res. 271 (112th): Expressing support for the State of Israel’s right to defend Israeli sovereignty, to protect the lives and safety of the Israeli people, and to use all means necessary to confront and eliminate nuclear threats posed by the Islamic Republic of Iran, including the use of military force if no other peaceful solution can be found within reasonable time to protect against such an immediate and existential threat to the State of Israel.

Introduced:

May 23, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on May 23, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Louie Gohmert Jr.

Representative for Texas's 1st congressional district

Republican

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Last Updated: May 23, 2011
Length: 6 pages

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May 23, 2011
 
Introduced

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Related Bills
H.Res. 1553 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 22, 2010

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