H.R. 1905 (112th): Iran Threat Reduction and Syria Human Rights Act of 2012

To strengthen Iran sanctions laws for the purpose of compelling Iran to abandon its pursuit of nuclear weapons and other threatening activities, and for other purposes.

Overview

Introduced:

May 13, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 10, 2012

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 10, 2012.

Law:

Pub.L. 112-158

Sponsor:

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

Representative for Florida's 18th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Aug 3, 2012
Length: 56 pages

Incorporated Legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

S. 2101: Iran Sanctions, Accountability, and Human Rights Act of 2012

Ordered Reported by Committee on Feb 13, 2012. 76% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 2034: Syria Human Rights Accountability Act of 2012

Referred to Committee on Jan 24, 2012. 68% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 879: Iran Human Rights and Democracy Promotion Act of 2011

Referred to Committee on May 4, 2011. 20% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 1714: Iran Human Rights and Democracy Promotion Act of 2011

Referred to Committee on May 4, 2011. 19% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 4070: To clarify certain provisions relating to the interests of Iran in certain assets, and for other purposes.

Referred to Committee on Feb 16, 2012. 28% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 366: Iran Transparency and Accountability Act of 2011

Referred to Committee on Feb 16, 2011. 56% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 740: Iran Transparency and Accountability Act of 2011

Referred to Committee on Feb 16, 2011. 56% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 3843: To amend the Comprehensive Iran Sanctions, Accountability, and Divestment Act of 2010 to provide for the imposition of sanctions with respect to the National Iranian Oil Company and the National ...

Referred to Committee on Jan 31, 2012. 32% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 2058: A bill to close loopholes, increase transparency, and improve the effectiveness of sanctions on Iranian trade in petroleum products.

Referred to Committee on Feb 1, 2012. 16% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 3880: To require the imposition of sanctions on foreign financial institutions that are members of an entity that provides services relating to secure communications, electronic funds transfers, or cable transfers to ...

Referred to Committee on Feb 2, 2012. 20% incorporated. (compare text)

History

May 13, 2011
 
Introduced

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Nov 2, 2011
 
Ordered Reported by Committee

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Dec 14, 2011
 
Passed House

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

May 21, 2012
 
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Aug 1, 2012
 
Passed House with Changes

The House passed the bill with changes not in the Senate version and sent it back to the Senate to approve the changes. The vote was by special rule so no record of individual votes was made.

Aug 1, 2012
 
Senate Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Aug 10, 2012
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 1905 (112th) 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 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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