H.R.1698. To expand sanctions against Iran with respect to the ballistic missile program of Iran, and for other purposes.

United States House of Representatives
Last action a year ago
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Summary

                    Iran Ballistic Missiles and International Sanctions Enforcement Act This bill states that it is U.S. policy to prevent Iran from undertaking any activity related to nuclear-capable ballistic missiles.  The President shall report to Congress regarding the foreign and domestic supply chain in Iran that supports Iran's ballistic missile program. The report shall identify individuals and companies involved in such activities.  The President shall submit to Congress a determination of whether any Iranian ballistic missile test violates United Nations Security Council Resolution 2231. Such resolution endorses the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action and sets out a mechanism to monitor Iranian compliance. The President shall impose sanctions against: (1) Iranian government agencies involved in ballistic missile development; (2) foreign entities that supply material for, or otherwise facilitate or finance, such efforts; (3) foreign persons or foreign government agencies that import, export, or re-export prohibited arms or related material to or from Iran; and (4) foreign persons or entities that transfer goods or technologies contributing to Iran's ability to acquire or develop ballistic missiles, including launch technology, and destabilizing numbers and types of advanced conventional weapons. The President shall investigate potential violations of ballistic missile and conventional weapons sanctions against Iran. The President shall report to Congress regarding credible information about Iran's violations of arms restrictions and attempts to pursue sanctionable activities.
                

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Actions

  • House Vote Passed: On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended

    Thu, Oct 26th 2017
  • House Floor: Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

    Thu, Oct 26th 2017
  • House Floor: Considered as unfinished business.

    Thu, Oct 26th 2017
  • House Floor: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 423 - 2 (Roll no. 590). (text: CR 10/25/2017 H8174)

    Thu, Oct 26th 2017
  • House Floor: Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H8254)

    Thu, Oct 26th 2017
  • House Floor: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 423 - 2 (Roll no. 590).

    Thu, Oct 26th 2017
  • House Floor: At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.

    Wed, Oct 25th 2017
  • House Floor: Mr. Royce (CA) moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.

    Wed, Oct 25th 2017
  • House Floor: Considered under suspension of the rules.

    Wed, Oct 25th 2017
  • House Floor: Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H8168-8178; text: CR H8171-8174)

    Wed, Oct 25th 2017
  • House Floor: ANNOUNCEMENT - Mr. Royce asked to withdraw the motion to suspend the rules previously offered due to technical issues in the House Chamber.

    Wed, Oct 25th 2017
  • House Floor: DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 1698.

    Wed, Oct 25th 2017
  • House Committee: Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.

    Thu, Oct 12th 2017
  • House Committee: Referred to the Subcommittee on Trade.

    Wed, Mar 29th 2017
  • House IntroReferral: Referred to House Oversight and Government Reform

    Thu, Mar 23rd 2017
  • House IntroReferral: Referred to House Ways and Means

    Thu, Mar 23rd 2017
  • House IntroReferral: Referred to House Judiciary

    Thu, Mar 23rd 2017
  • House IntroReferral: Referred to House Financial Services

    Thu, Mar 23rd 2017
  • House IntroReferral: Referred to House Foreign Affairs

    Thu, Mar 23rd 2017