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Jan 6, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on April 26, 2006 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Florida's 18th congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 27, 2006
Length: 25 pages
Enacted — Signed by the President — Sep 30, 2006
To hold the current regime in Iran accountable for its threatening behavior and to support a transition to democracy in Iran.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5193 (108th).
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 282”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 30, 2004
Enacted — Signed by the President
Sep 30, 2006
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 282 — 109th Congress: Iran Freedom Support Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr282
“H.R. 282 — 109th Congress: Iran Freedom Support Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2005. February 9, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr282>
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