Capital Hill Watch
Palestinian Anti-Terrorism Act of 2006 (HR 4681)
The House of Representatives is expected to vote on the Palestinian Anti-Terrorism Act of 2006. [HR 4681] (To view the Full Text of the legislation visit: Full Text of Legislation .) this week. The purpose of the bill is to promote the development of democratic institutions in areas under the administrative control of the Palestinian Authority, and for other purposes. One of the provisions of the measure is to prohibit funds to be used by any US officer or employee to negotiate, attend official meetings, or have official contacts with the members or official representatives of HAMAS, “Palestinian” Islamic Jihad, the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine, al-Aqsa Martyrs Brigade, or any other “Palestinian” terrorist organization, until such organization:
1. recognizes Israel's right to exist;
2. renounces terrorism;
3. dismantles the terrorist infrastructure; and
4. recognizes all previous agreements and understandings between Israel and the PA.
What Can You Do?
Urge your representative to Support the Palestinian Anti-Terrorism Act of 2006 [HR 4681].
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The Honorable (full name)
United States House of Representatives
Washington, DC 20515
Dear Representative (last name):
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