About the bill
H.R. 3542 states that it is U.S. policy to: (1) condemn the use of human shields by Hamas as an act of terrorism and a violation of human rights and international humanitarian law, and (2) act against those engaging in or supporting the use of human shields. The President is urged to direct the U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations (U.N.) to use U.S. influence at the U.N. Security Council to secure support for a resolution imposing multilateral sanctions against Hamas's use ...
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for South Carolina's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 15, 2018
Length: 13 pages
H.R. 3542 is a bill in the United States Congress.
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