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Legislative Agenda


The CUFI Action Fund is currently supporting the following pieces of legislation:

Presently our legislative agenda is focused on the following issues:

  • S.852: A bill to provide for the consideration of a definition of anti-Semitism for the enforcement of Federal anti-discrimination laws concerning education programs or activities.
    • Provides for the consideration of the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) definition of anti-Semitism, which has been adopted by the State Department, states:
      • "Antisemitism is a certain perception of Jews, which may be expressed as hatred toward Jews. Rhetorical and physical manifestations of antisemitism are directed toward Jewish or non-Jewish individuals and/or their property, toward Jewish community institutions and religious facilities."
    • Amends title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to include enforcement of Federal anti-discrimination regarding anti-Semitism concerning education programs or activities.
    • To learn more, please see the CUFI Action Fund’s press release in support of this legislation.
  • S. 1/H.R. 336: Strengthening America's Security in the Middle East Act of 2019
    • Combines four bipartisan bills that were nearly enacted into law in 2018.
    • Authorizes 3.3 billion security aid to Israel to ensure that Israel maintains its qualitative military edge.
    • Includes legal protections for state and local government who pass legislation aimed at preventing local tax dollars from benefitting the effort to Boycott, Divest from or Sanction (BDS) Israel.
    • To learn more, please see the CUFI Action Fund’s press release in support of this legislation.