Foreign Affairs

H.R. 257- Recognition of Jerusalem as the Capital of the State of Israel Act: This bill states that it is U.S. policy to recognize Jerusalem as the undivided capital of Israel. (Franks R-AZ)

H.R. 1697- Israel Anti-Boycott Act: To amend the Export Administration Act of 1979 to include in the prohibitions on boycotts against allies of the United States boycotts fostered by international governmental organizations against Israel and to direct the Export-Import Bank of the United States to oppose boycotts against Israel. (Roskam R-IL)

H.Res. 14: Disapproving of President Obama and his administration's refusal to veto the anti-Israel resolution adopted by the UN Security Council on December 23, 2016. (Ross R-FL) 

H.R. 769- Safeguard Israel Act of 2017: Requires withholding funding from UN  for failures to protect Israel. (Granger R-NC)

H.R. 1164- Taylor Force Act: ​Prohibits certain assistance under the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 from being made available for the West Bank and Gaza unless the Department of State certifies that the Palestinian Authority: is taking steps to end acts of violence against U.S. and Israeli citizens perpetrated by individuals under its jurisdictional control, such as the March 2016 attack that killed former Army officer Taylor Force; is publicly condemning such acts of violence and is investigating, or cooperating in investigations of, such acts; and has terminated payments for acts of terrorism against U.S. and Israeli citizens to any individual who has been convicted and imprisoned for such acts, to any individual who died committing such acts, and to family members of such an individual. (Lamborn R-CO)

H.R. 1911- Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Act of 2017: This bill amends the State Department Basic Authorities Act of 1956 to provide that the Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism shall have the rank of ambassador and be appointed by the President by and with the advice and consent of the Senate. (Smith R-NJ)

H.Res. 11- Objecting to United Nations Security Council Resolution 2334 as an obstacle to Israeli-Palestinian peace, and for other purposes. (Royce R-CA)