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S. 722 (115th): Countering Iran’s Destabilizing Activities Act of 2017

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An Act to Provide Congressional Review and to Counter Iranian and Russian Governments' Aggression.

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Sponsor and status

Bob Corker

Sponsor. Senator for Tennessee. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jun 15, 2017
Length: 140 pages
Mar 23, 2017
115th Congress (2017–2019)
Enacted Via Other Measures

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This bill was incorporated into:

H.R. 3364: Countering America’s Adversaries Through Sanctions Act
Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 2, 2017. (compare text)

Position statements

What legislators are saying

Senate Overwhelmingly Passes Iran and Russia Sanctions
    — Sen. Bob Corker [R-TN, 2007-2018] (Sponsor) on Jun 15, 2017

Cardin, Schumer, Van Hollen, Gillibrand Urge State Dept. Not to Return MD, NY Compounds to Russians
    — Sen. Benjamin Cardin [D-MD] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 13, 2017

Shaheen, Rubio and Isakson to President Trump: Don’t Return Russian Dachas to the Kremlin
    — Sen. Jeanne Shaheen [D-NH] on Jul 6, 2017

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute estimates S. 722 will add $22 million in new spending through 2027.


Mar 23, 2017

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May 25, 2017
Ordered Reported

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Jun 15, 2017
Passed Senate (House next)

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S. 722 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 722. This is the one from the 115th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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