A bill 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. Senator for Pennsylvania. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 28, 2006
Length: 17 pages
Sep 28, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 28, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
- See Instead:
H.R. 6198 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Sep 30, 2006
Sep 28, 2006
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S. 3971 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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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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