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.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 18th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 27, 2006
Length: 25 pages
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.
360 Cosponsors (197 Republicans, 162 Democrats, 1 Independent)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Sep 30, 2006
Sep 30, 2004
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5193 (108th).
Jan 6, 2005
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Mar 15, 2006
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Apr 26, 2006
Passed House (Senate next)
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.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 282. This is the one from the 109th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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