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Short Titles as Enacted

Countering America's Adversaries Through Sanctions Act

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Passed House

Countering America's Adversaries Through Sanctions Act

Short Titles as Introduced

Countering America's Adversaries Through Sanctions Act

Short Titles as Introduced for portions of this bill
  • Countering Iran's Destabilizing Activities Act of 2017
  • Countering Russian Influence in Europe and Eurasia Act of 2017
  • Korean Interdiction and Modernization of Sanctions Act
  • Russia Sanctions Review Act of 2017

Short Titles - Senate

Short Titles as Passed Senate

Countering America's Adversaries Through Sanctions Act

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To provide congressional review and to counter aggression by the Governments of Iran, the Russian Federation, and North Korea, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (6)

Date
08/02/2017Became Public Law No: 115-44. (TXT | PDF)
08/02/2017Signed by President.
07/28/2017Presented to President.
07/27/2017Passed/agreed to in Senate: Passed Senate without amendment by Yea-Nay Vote. 98 - 2. Record Vote Number: 175.(consideration: CR S4387-4389)
07/25/2017Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 419 - 3 (Roll no. 413).(text: CR H6241-6261)
07/24/2017Introduced in House

All Actions (26)

Date Chamber
08/02/2017Became Public Law No: 115-44. (TXT | PDF)
08/02/2017Signed by President.
07/28/2017HousePresented to President.
07/27/2017SenateMessage on Senate action sent to the House.
07/27/2017SenatePassed Senate without amendment by Yea-Nay Vote. 98 - 2. Record Vote Number: 175. (consideration: CR S4387-4389)
07/26/2017SenateReceived in the Senate, read twice.
07/25/2017-5:14pmHouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
07/25/2017-5:14pmHouseOn motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 419 - 3 (Roll no. 413). (text: CR H6241-6261)
07/25/2017-5:07pmHouseConsidered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H6278-6279)
07/25/2017HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Trade.
Action By: Committee on Ways and Means
07/25/2017HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation.
Action By: Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
07/25/2017HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Aviation.
Action By: Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
07/25/2017-3:23pmHouseAt the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
07/25/2017-2:35pmHouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 3364.
07/25/2017-2:35pmHouseConsidered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H6241-6268)
07/25/2017-2:35pmHouseMr. Royce (CA) moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.
07/24/2017HouseReferred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committees on Intelligence (Permanent Select), the Judiciary, Oversight and Government Reform, Armed Services, Financial Services, Rules, Ways and Means, and Transportation and Infrastructure, 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.
07/24/2017HouseReferred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committees on Intelligence (Permanent Select), the Judiciary, Oversight and Government Reform, Armed Services, Financial Services, Rules, Ways and Means, and Transportation and Infrastructure, 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.
07/24/2017HouseReferred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committees on Intelligence (Permanent Select), the Judiciary, Oversight and Government Reform, Armed Services, Financial Services, Rules, Ways and Means, and Transportation and Infrastructure, 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.
07/24/2017HouseReferred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committees on Intelligence (Permanent Select), the Judiciary, Oversight and Government Reform, Armed Services, Financial Services, Rules, Ways and Means, and Transportation and Infrastructure, 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.
07/24/2017HouseReferred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committees on Intelligence (Permanent Select), the Judiciary, Oversight and Government Reform, Armed Services, Financial Services, Rules, Ways and Means, and Transportation and Infrastructure, 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.
07/24/2017HouseReferred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committees on Intelligence (Permanent Select), the Judiciary, Oversight and Government Reform, Armed Services, Financial Services, Rules, Ways and Means, and Transportation and Infrastructure, 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.
07/24/2017HouseReferred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committees on Intelligence (Permanent Select), the Judiciary, Oversight and Government Reform, Armed Services, Financial Services, Rules, Ways and Means, and Transportation and Infrastructure, 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.
07/24/2017HouseReferred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committees on Intelligence (Permanent Select), the Judiciary, Oversight and Government Reform, Armed Services, Financial Services, Rules, Ways and Means, and Transportation and Infrastructure, 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.
07/24/2017HouseReferred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committees on Intelligence (Permanent Select), the Judiciary, Oversight and Government Reform, Armed Services, Financial Services, Rules, Ways and Means, and Transportation and Infrastructure, 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.
07/24/2017HouseIntroduced in House

Cosponsors (5)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Engel, Eliot L. [D-NY-16]* 07/24/2017
Rep. McCarthy, Kevin [R-CA-23]* 07/24/2017
Rep. Hoyer, Steny H. [D-MD-5]* 07/24/2017
Rep. Cohen, Steve [D-TN-9] 07/25/2017
Rep. Smith, Christopher H. [R-NJ-4] 07/25/2017

Committees (9)

Committees, subcommittees and links to reports associated with this bill are listed here, as well as the nature and date of committee activity and Congressional report number.

Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Foreign Affairs07/24/2017 Referred to
House Intelligence (Permanent Select)07/24/2017 Referred to
House Judiciary07/24/2017 Referred to
House Oversight and Government Reform07/24/2017 Referred to
House Armed Services07/24/2017 Referred to
House Financial Services07/24/2017 Referred to
House Rules07/24/2017 Referred to
House Ways and Means07/24/2017 Referred to
House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Trade07/25/2017 Referred to
House Transportation and Infrastructure07/24/2017 Referred to
House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Aviation07/25/2017 Referred to
House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation07/25/2017 Referred to

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Subjects (91)


Latest Summary (1)

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Introduced in House (07/24/2017)

Countering America's Adversaries Through Sanctions Act

Countering Iran's Destabilizing Activities Act of 2017

This bill directs the President to impose sanctions against: (1) Iran's ballistic missile or weapons of mass destruction programs, (2) the sale or transfer to Iran of military equipment or the provision of related technical or financial assistance, and (3) Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps and affiliated foreign persons.

The President may impose sanctions against persons responsible for violations of internationally recognized human rights committed against individuals in Iran.

The President may temporarily waive the imposition or continuation of sanctions under specified circumstances.

Countering Russian Influence in Europe and Eurasia Act of 2017

The President must submit for congressional review certain proposed actions to terminate or waive sanctions with respect to the Russian Federation.

Specified executive order sanctions against Russia shall remain in effect.

The President may waive specified cyber- and Ukraine-related sanctions.

The bill provides sanctions for activities concerning: (1) cyber security, (2) crude oil projects, (3) financial institutions, (4) corruption, (5) human rights abuses, (6) evasion of sanctions, (7) transactions with Russian defense or intelligence sectors, (8) export pipelines, (9) privatization of state-owned assets by government officials, and (10) arms transfers to Syria.

The Department of State shall work with the government of Ukraine to increase Ukraine's energy security.

The bill: (1) directs the Department of the Treasury to develop a national strategy for combating the financing of terrorism, and (2) includes the Secretary of the Treasury on the National Security Council.

Korean Interdiction and Modernization of Sanctions Act

The bill modifies and increases the President's authority to impose sanctions on persons in violation of certain United Nations Security Council resolutions regarding North Korea.

U.S. financial institutions shall not establish or maintain correspondent accounts used by foreign financial institutions to provide indirect financial services to North Korea.

A foreign government that provides to or receives from North Korea a defense article or service is prohibited from receiving certain types of U.S. foreign assistance.

The bill provides sanctions against: (1) North Korean cargo and shipping, (2) goods produced in whole or part by North Korean convict or forced labor, and (3) foreign persons that employ North Korean forced laborers.

The State Department shall submit a determination regarding whether North Korea meets the criteria for designation as a state sponsor of terrorism.