H.R. 904 (113th): Justice for the American Diplomats Held Hostage in Tehran Act

Introduced:

Feb 28, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 28, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Bruce Braley

Representative for Iowa's 1st congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 28, 2013
Length: 10 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To establish a common fund to pay claims to the Americans held hostage in Iran, and to members of their families, who are identified as class members in case number 1:08-CV-00487 (EGS) of the United States District Court for the District of Columbia, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 5796 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 17, 2012

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History

Introduced
Feb 28, 2013

Details

Cosponsors
59 cosponsors (33R, 26D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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