H.Res.109 - Condemning the Government of Iran for its state-sponsored persecution of its Baha'i minority and its continued violation of the International Covenants on Human Rights.113th Congress (2013-2014)
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|Sponsor:||Rep. Grimm, Michael G. [R-NY-11] (Introduced 03/12/2013)|
|Committees:||House - Foreign Affairs|
|Latest Action:||06/19/2014 Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Unanimous Consent . (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.Res.109 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (03/12/2013)
Condemns Iran for its state-sponsored persecution of its Baha'i minority and its continued violation of the International Covenants on Human Rights.
Calls on Iran to release all prisoners held solely on account of their religion.
Calls on the President and Secretary of State, in cooperation with responsible nations, to condemn Iran's continued violation of human rights and demand the release of prisoners held solely on account of their religion.
Urges the President and Secretary to impose sanctions on Iranian government officials and other individuals directly responsible for serious human rights abuses, including abuses against the Baha'i community of Iran.