S.Res. 385 (112th): A resolution condemning the Government of Iran for its continued persecution, imprisonment, and sentencing of Youcef Nadarkhani on the charge of apostasy.

Introduced:

Mar 1, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on June 19, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

David Vitter
Senior Senator from Louisiana
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 20, 2012
Length: 8 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
6/20/2012--Reported to Senate without amendment.Condemns Iran for its systemic violations of the human rights of the Iranian people, including the state-sponsored persecution of religious minorities in Iran, and its continued ...

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Related Bills
H.Res. 556 (Related)
Condemning the Government of Iran for its continued persecution, imprisonment, and sentencing of Youcef ...

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Mar 1, 2012

What is a resolution?

The “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 385” means this is a Senate 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Mar 1, 2012
Reported by Committee
Jun 19, 2012

Details

Cosponsors
11 cosponsors (10R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this resolution.

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