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Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 1st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 23, 2011
Length: 6 pages
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This resolution was introduced on May 23, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jul 22, 2010
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 1553 (111th).
May 23, 2011
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H.Res. 271 (112th) was a simple resolution in the United States Congress.
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This simple resolution was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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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, H.R. Res. 271, 112th Cong. (2011).
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