S. 908 (111th): Iran Refined Petroleum Sanctions Act


Apr 28, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 28, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Evan Bayh

Senator from Indiana



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Last Updated: Apr 28, 2009
Length: 13 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Iran Sanctions Act of 1996 to enhance United States diplomatic efforts with respect to Iran by expanding economic sanctions against Iran.

Summary (CRS)

4/28/2009--Introduced.Iran Refined Petroleum Sanctions Act - Expresses the sense of Congress that:(1) the United States should continue to support diplomatic efforts in the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) and the ... Read more >

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Apr 28, 2009

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 908”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


77 cosponsors (40D, 36R, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 2194 (Related)
Comprehensive Iran Sanctions, Accountability, and Divestment Act of 2010

Enacted — Signed by the President
Jul 1, 2010

H.R. 2475 (Related)
Foreign Relations Authorization and Reform Act, Fiscal Years 2010 and 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 19, 2009

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