About the resolution
H.Res. 676 supports the people of Iran that are engaged in legitimate and peaceful protests against an oppressive, corrupt regime.
The resolution also condemns the Iranian regime’s human rights abuses, significant corruption, and destabilizing activities abroad—including its support for terrorist groups such as Hezbollah and the murderous Assad regime. It urges the Administration to use targeted sanctions to respond to the regime’s on-going human rights violations and calls on all democratic governments and institutions to clearly support the Iranian people’s right to live in a ...
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 39th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 9, 2018
Length: 5 pages
Jan 5, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jan 9, 2018
This simple resolution was agreed to on January 9, 2018. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
H.Res. 676 is a simple resolution in the United States Congress.
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