Resolution Number: 2003-D002
Title: On the Topic of an International Peace Zone for the Jerusalem Area
Legislative Action Taken: Rejected
Final Text:

Resolution Rejected. See Legislative History for original text of resolution.

Legislative History

Author: Mr. John R. Roberts (Massachusetts)
Originating House: House of Deputies
Originating Committee: Committee on National and International Concerns

House of Deputies

The House of Deputies Committee on National and International Concerns presented its Report #22 on Resolution D002 (International Peace Zone for the Jerusalem Area) and moved the resolution, recommending rejection.

Original Text of Resolution:

(D002)

Resolved, the House of Bishops concurring, That the 74th General Convention urge the United Nations, supported fully by the United States and international leaders, to establish an International Peace Zone for the Jerusalem Area; and be it further

Resolved, That the 74th General Convention urge the United Nations to commit to the Peace Zone's endurance by moving its Headquarters to the Peace Zone.

Motion defeated

Resolution rejected

(Communicated to the House of Bishops in HD Message #242)

Resolution Rejected.

Abstract:   The 74th General Convention rejects a resolution to urge the United Nations to establish an International Peace Zone for the Jerusalem area.