S.Con.Res.26 - A concurrent resolution expressing the sense of Congress regarding the right of States and local governments to maintain economic sanctions against Iran.114th Congress (2015-2016)
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|Sponsor:||Sen. Kirk, Mark Steven [R-IL] (Introduced 12/01/2015)|
|Committees:||Senate - Foreign Relations|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 12/01/2015 Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.Con.Res.26 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (12/01/2015)
Reaffirms: (1) the commitment of Congress to stopping Iran's sponsorship of terrorism and human rights violations; and (2) the legislative intent of Congress that the Comprehensive Iran Sanctions, Accountability, and Divestment Act of 2010 was enacted to deter illicit Iranian behavior, including sponsorship of terrorism and human rights violations.
Supports state and local government sanctions targeting Iran's illicit activity, including divestment of assets from companies investing in Iran and prohibition of investment of state and local assets in any person engaging in investment activities in Iran.