H.R. 783 (113th): Prevent Iran from Acquiring Nuclear Weapons and Stop War Through Diplomacy Act


Feb 15, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 15, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Barbara Lee

Representative for California's 13th congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 15, 2013
Length: 10 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To enhance diplomacy with Iran to peacefully prevent Iran from acquiring nuclear weapons, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

2/15/2013--Introduced.Prevent Iran from Acquiring Nuclear Weapons and Stop War Through Diplomacy Act - Directs the President to appoint a high-level U.S. representative or special envoy for Iran who shall: (1) ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 15, 2013

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 783”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


18 cosponsors (18D) (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. 4173 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 8, 2012

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