H.R. 282 (109th): Iran Freedom Support Act

To hold the current regime in Iran accountable for its threatening behavior and to support a transition to democracy in Iran.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Jan 6, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

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.


Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

Representative for Florida's 18th congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 27, 2006
Length: 25 pages

See Instead:

H.R. 6198 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Sep 30, 2006


Jan 6, 2005

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Mar 15, 2006
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Apr 26, 2006
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

H.R. 282 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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