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Official Titles as Introduced

A concurrent resolution stating the policy of the United States regarding the release of United States citizens in Iran.

Actions Overview (2)

05/11/2015Passed/agreed to in Senate: Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment by Yea-Nay Vote. 90 - 0. Record Vote Number: 175.(text: CR S2751)
05/07/2015Introduced in Senate

All Actions (7)

Date Chamber
05/20/2015HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Middle East and North Africa.
Action By: Committee on Foreign Affairs
05/12/2015HouseReferred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.
05/12/2015-2:08pmHouseReceived in the House.
05/12/2015SenateMessage on Senate action sent to the House.
05/11/2015SenateResolution agreed to in Senate without amendment by Yea-Nay Vote. 90 - 0. Record Vote Number: 175. (text: CR S2751)
05/11/2015SenateMeasure laid before Senate by unanimous consent. (consideration: CR S2749-2751)
05/07/2015SenateSubmitted in the Senate. Ordered Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 72. (text of measure as introduced: CR S2732)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Foreign Affairs05/12/2015 Referred to
House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Middle East and North Africa05/20/2015 Referred to

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Passed Senate without amendment (05/11/2015)

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

States that it is U.S. policy that: (1) the government of the Islamic Republic of Iran should immediately release Saeed Abedini, Amir Hekmati, and Jason Rezaian, and cooperate with the U.S. government to locate and return Robert Levinson; and (2) the U.S. government should undertake every effort using every diplomatic tool at its disposal to secure their release.