H.Res. 828 (112th): Calling for the unconditional release of Nasrin Sotoudeh and all prisoners of conscience in Iran, and the utilization by the United States of direct multilateral and bilateral diplomacy with Iran to address Iran’s human rights situation.

Introduced:

Dec 11, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on December 11, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Dennis Kucinich

Representative for Ohio's 10th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 11, 2012
Length: 3 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
Calls upon Iran to release Nasrin Sotoudeh and all prisoners of conscience.Encourages the President: (1) to utilize bilateral and multilateral diplomacy with Iran to support human rights; and (2) in ... Read more >
What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 828” means this is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress. A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.

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History

Introduced
Dec 11, 2012

Details

Cosponsors
4 cosponsors (4D) (show)
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