H.R. 3119 (110th): To prohibit the use of funds for military operations in Iran.

Introduced:
Jul 19, 2007 (110th Congress, 2007–2009)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Mark Udall
Representative for Colorado's 2nd congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Jul 19, 2007
Length
3 pages
Related Bills
S. 759 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 05, 2007

 
Status

This bill was introduced on July 19, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Jul 19, 2007
Referred to Committee Jul 19, 2007
 
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Cosponsors
37 cosponsors (36D, 1R) (show)
Committees

House Armed Services

House Foreign Affairs

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7/19/2007--Introduced.
Prohibits funds from being obligated or expended for military operations or activities within or above Iran's territory or within Iran's territorial waters except pursuant to a specific congressional authorization enacted after the date of the enactment of this Act.
Exempts from such prohibition military operations or activities: (1) to directly repel an attack launched from within Iran's territory; (2) to directly thwart an imminent attack to be launched from within Iran's territory; (3) in hot pursuit of forces engaged outside the territory of Iran who thereafter enter into Iran; and (4) connected with U.S. government intelligence or intelligence-related activities.
Requires the President within 24 hours after determining to use funds for such a military purpose to report to the Senate Committees on Armed Services and Foreign Relations and the Select Committee on Intelligence, and the House Committees on Armed Services and Foreign Affairs and the Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence.

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