To prohibit the Secretary of the Treasury from authorizing certain transactions by a U.S. financial institution in connection with the export or re-export of a commercial passenger aircraft to the Islamic Republic of Iran.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Michigan's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Nov 28, 2016
Length: 5 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on November 17, 2016 but was never passed by the Senate.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
1 Cosponsor (1 Democrat)
What legislators are saying
“House passes Huizenga legislation to protect taxpayers, block U.S. financing for Iran aircraft”
— Rep. Bill Huizenga [R-MI2] (Sponsor) on Nov 17, 2016
H.R. 5711 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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