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S.Res. 291: A resolution affirming the historical connection of the Jewish people to the ancient and sacred city of Jerusalem and condemning efforts at the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) to deny Judaism’s millennia-old historical, religious, and cultural ties to Jerusalem.

Ted Cruz

Sponsor. Junior Senator for Texas. Republican.

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Last Updated: Oct 16, 2017
Length: 4 pages
Introduced:

Oct 16, 2017

Status:

Introduced on Oct 16, 2017

This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on October 16, 2017. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

History

Oct 16, 2017
 
Introduced

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Ordered Reported

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Agreed To

S.Res. 291 is a simple resolution in the United States Congress.

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