All Information (Except Text) for H.R.3460 - To suspend until January 21, 2017, the authority of the President to waive, suspend, reduce, provide relief from, or otherwise limit the application of sanctions pursuant to an agreement related to the nuclear program of Iran.114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Roskam, Peter J. [R-IL-6] (Introduced 09/09/2015)|
|Committees:||House - Foreign Affairs; Financial Services; Judiciary; Oversight and Government Reform; Ways and Means | Senate - Foreign Relations|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 07/14/2016 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (All Actions)|
|Roll Call Votes:||There has been 1 roll call vote|
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Official Titles - House of Representatives
Official Title as Introduced
To suspend until January 21, 2017, the authority of the President to waive, suspend, reduce, provide relief from, or otherwise limit the application of sanctions pursuant to an agreement related to the nuclear program of Iran.
Actions Overview (2)
|09/11/2015||Passed/agreed to in House: On passage Passed by recorded vote: 247 - 186 (Roll no. 494).(text: CR H5947)|
|09/09/2015||Introduced in House|
All Actions (19)
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.
Received in the Senate.
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
On passage Passed by recorded vote: 247 - 186 (Roll no. 494). (text: CR H5947)
Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H5968-5969)
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - The Chair put the question on passage of H.R. 3460 and by voice vote announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Levin demanded a recorded vote and pursuant to clause 8, rule XX, the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of passage until after completion of the roll call vote on H.R. 3461.
The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule. (consideration: CR H5967)
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 412, the House proceeded with 2 hours of debate on H.R. 3460.
Resolution provides for consideration of 3 measures: H. Res. 411; H.R.3460; and H.R. 3461.
Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 412. (consideration: CR H5947-5967)
Referred to the Subcommittee on Trade.
Action By: Committee on Ways and Means
Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 412 Reported to House. Resolution provides for consideration of 3 measures: H. Res. 411; H.R.3460; and H.R. 3461.
Referred to House Ways and Means
Referred to House Oversight and Government Reform
Referred to House Judiciary
Referred to House Financial Services
Referred to House Foreign Affairs
Referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committees on Financial Services, the Judiciary, Oversight and Government Reform, and Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Introduced in House
|Rep. Zeldin, Lee M. [R-NY-1]||09/10/2015|
|Committee / Subcommittee||Date||Activity||Reports|
|House Foreign Affairs||09/09/2015||Referred to|
|House Financial Services||09/09/2015||Referred to|
|House Judiciary||09/09/2015||Referred to|
|House Oversight and Government Reform||09/09/2015||Referred to|
|House Ways and Means||09/09/2015||Referred to|
|House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Trade||09/10/2015||Referred to|
|Senate Foreign Relations||07/14/2016||Referred to|
Subject — Policy Area:
One Policy Area term, which best describes an entire measure, is assigned to every public bill or resolution.
- Arms control and nonproliferation
- Foreign property
- International law and treaties
- Middle East
- Nuclear weapons
- Presidents and presidential powers, Vice Presidents
- Trade restrictions
Latest Summary (2)
Passed House without amendment (09/11/2015)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.)
(Sec. 1) This bill prohibits the President, prior to January 21, 2017, from:
- limiting the application of specified sanctions on Iran or refraining from applying any such sanctions; or
- removing a foreign person (including entities) listed in Attachments 3 or 4 to Annex II of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPA) from the list of designated nationals and blocked persons maintained by the Office of Foreign Assets Control of the Department of the Treasury.
The sanctions are those contained in:
- sections 4 through 7.9 of Annex II of the JCPA; and
- any other agreement related to Iran's nuclear program that includes the United States, commits the United States to take action, or pursuant to which the United States commits or otherwise agrees to take action, regardless of the form it takes, whether a political commitment or otherwise, and regardless of whether the agreement is legally binding or not.
The Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action is the agreement signed at Vienna on July 14, 2015, by Iran and by China, France, Germany, the Russian Federation, the United Kingdom, and the United States, with the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, and all implementing materials and agreements related to the JCPA.