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Mar 5, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
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.
Representative for Massachusetts's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: Oct 15, 2009
Length: 11 pages
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.
Section3 - States that it is the policy of the United States to support the decision of state and local governments and educational institutions to divest from, and to prohibit ... Read more >
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Earlier Version — Passed House
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Last Action: Jul 31, 2007
Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 18, 2009
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1327 — 111th Congress: Iran Sanctions Enabling Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr1327
“H.R. 1327 — 111th Congress: Iran Sanctions Enabling Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. October 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr1327>
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