H.R. 3662: Iran Terror Finance Transparency Act

Introduced:

Oct 1, 2015

Status:

Passed House on Feb 2, 2016

This bill passed in the House on February 2, 2016 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Steve Russell

Representative for Oklahoma's 5th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 3, 2016
Length: 11 pages

Prognosis:

11% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

To enhance congressional oversight over the administration of sanctions against certain Iranian terrorism financiers, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Summary

The House began a vote on H.R. 3662, the Iran Terror Finance Transparency Act, last week but in an unusual procedural move Republican leadership ended the vote early before 137 representatives had cast their votes and then “vacated” it (meaning rendering it void). The AP reported that the bill had the votes to pass, but not enough to override ...

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History

Oct 1, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jan 7, 2016
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Feb 2, 2016
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

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