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

Overview

Introduced:

Mar 5, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on October 14, 2009 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Barney Frank

Representative for Massachusetts's 4th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 15, 2009
Length: 11 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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History

Mar 5, 2009
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Apr 28, 2009
 
Reported by Committee

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Oct 14, 2009
 
Passed House

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

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