S. 970 (110th): Iran Counter-Proliferation Act of 2007


Mar 22, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 22, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Gordon Smith

Senator from Oregon



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Last Updated: Mar 22, 2007
Length: 25 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to impose sanctions on Iran and on other countries for assisting Iran in developing a nuclear program, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/22/2007--Introduced.Iran Counter-Proliferation Act of 2007 - Amends the Iran Sanctions Act of 1996 to expand the definitions of "petroleum resources" and "person."Expresses the sense of Congress concerning certain sanctions against ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 22, 2007

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 970”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


72 cosponsors (36R, 35D, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Subject Areas
Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 3390 (Related)
Iran Counter-Proliferation Act of 2007

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 3, 2007

S. 3227 (Related)
Iran Sanctions Act of 2008

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jul 7, 2008

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