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H.R. 1327 (111th): Iran Sanctions Enabling Act of 2009

To authorize State and local governments to direct divestiture from, and prevent investment in, companies with investments of $20,000,000 or more in Iran's energy sector, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Barney Frank

Sponsor. Representative for Massachusetts's 4th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Oct 15, 2009
Length: 11 pages
Introduced:

Mar 5, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

Provisions of this bill also appear in:

H.R. 2194: Comprehensive Iran Sanctions, Accountability, and Divestment Act of 2010
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 1, 2010. (compare text)

History

Mar 5, 2009
 
Introduced

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Apr 28, 2009
 
Ordered Reported

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Oct 14, 2009
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

H.R. 1327 (111th) 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.

This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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