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

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.

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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. 2347 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Passed House
Last Action: Jul 31, 2007

S. 1065 (Related)
Iran Sanctions Enabling Act of 2009

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 18, 2009

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 1327” means this is a House of Representatives 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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Mar 5, 2009
Reported by Committee
Apr 28, 2009
Passed House
Oct 14, 2009
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Details

Cosponsors
257 cosponsors (138D, 119R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Votes
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Oct 14, 2009 3:27 p.m.
Passed 414/6

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