To hold Iran accountable for its state sponsorship of terrorism and other threatening activities and for its human rights abuses, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 23rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 14, 2016
Length: 78 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 14, 2016 but was never passed by the Senate.
What legislators are saying
“Scalise: Iran Deal \"Has Failed America And Our Allies\"”
— Rep. Steve Scalise [R-LA1] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 14, 2016
H.R. 5631 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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