New Cosponsor — Jan 14, 2014
New Cosponsor: Rep. Mark Pocan [D-WI2]
The bill now has 59 cosponsors (33 Republicans, 26 Democrats).
Feb 28, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on February 28, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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Last Updated: Feb 28, 2013
Length: 10 pages
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.
2/28/2013--Introduced.Justice for the American Diplomats Held Hostage in Tehran Act - Directs the Secretary of the Treasury to establish a common fund to be administered by the class representatives and ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5796 (112th).
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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