Expressing opposition to the European Commission interpretive notice regarding labeling Israeli products and goods manufactured in the West Bank and other areas, as such actions undermine efforts to achieve a negotiated Israeli-Palestinian peace...

December 16, 2015
February 16, 2016
Referred to House (sub)committee

In addition to expressing opposition to the European Union guidelines on labeling products imported from Israel’s settlements, which the European Commission issued on 11/11/15 (see Update in JPS 45 [2]), this resolution urged the Commission to oppose the BDS movement, encouraged EU member-states to ‘exert prudence’ in implementing the labeling guidelines, and urged the Obama administration to step up opposition to the BDS movement internationally, among other provisions.

24 cosponsors (16R, 8D).

Last major action: 2/12/16 Referred to the Subcomm. On Middle East and North Africa.

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