S. 3971 (109th): Iran Freedom Support Act

Introduced:

Sep 28, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 28, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Richard “Rick” Santorum

Senator from Pennsylvania

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 28, 2006
Length: 17 pages

See Instead:

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

About the bill

Full Title

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 title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Sep 28, 2006
 
Introduced

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Details

Cosponsors
9 cosponsors (8R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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