H.Res. : Mourning the loss of life and extending condolences to the families affected by the fire in northern Israel that began on December 2, 2010

H.Res.

Mourning the loss of life and extending condolences to the families affected by the fire in northern Israel that began on December 2, 2010

Date
December 7, 2010 (111th Congress, 2nd Session)

Staff Contact
Communications

Floor Situation

H.Res. ___ is expected to be considered on the floor of the House on Wednesday, December 8, 2010, under a motion to suspend the rules, requiring a two-thirds majority vote for passage. The legislation was introduced by Rep. Ron Klein (D-FL).

Bill Summary

H.Res. ___ would resolve that the House of Representatives:

  • “Mourns the loss of life and extends condolences to the families affected by the fire in northern Israel;
  • “Supports the Obama Administration’s offer of, and rapid efforts to provide, United States firefighting assistance to Israel in response to this disaster;
  • “Recognizes the efforts of foreign governments who have provided assistance or offered assistance;
  • “Commends state and local governments in the United States who have offered and provided assistance; and
  • “Reaffirms United States support for the people and State of Israel in their time of need.”