S.277 - Comprehensive Iran Sanctions Act of 1995104th Congress (1995-1996)
|Sponsor:||Sen. D'Amato, Alfonse [R-NY] (Introduced 01/25/1995)|
|Committees:||Senate - Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs|
|Latest Action:||03/23/1995 Sponsor introductory remarks on measure.|
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Summary: S.277 — 104th Congress (1995-1996)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (01/25/1995)
Comprehensive Iran Sanctions Act of 1995 - Imposes a trade embargo between the United States and Iran. Exempts transactions involving the furnishing, for humanitarian purposes, of food, clothing, medicine, or medical supplies. Sets forth penalties for violations of this Act.
Requires the Secretary of the Treasury to instruct the U.S. executive director of specified international financial institutions to oppose any extension of credit or financial assistance to Iran.
Expresses the sense of the Congress that the U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations should oppose the provision of U.N. assistance to such country. Sets forth requirements for the waiver of such embargo or denial of assistance.
Requires the President to report to appropriate congressional committees on Iran's nuclear and other military capabilities and on its support for acts of international terrorism.