HR 1400 IH

110th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 1400

To enhance United States diplomatic efforts with respect to Iran by imposing additional economic sanctions against Iran, and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 8, 2007

Mr. LANTOS (for himself, Ms. ROS-LEHTINEN, Mr. ACKERMAN, Mr. PENCE, Mr. SHERMAN, Mr. ROYCE, Mr. BERMAN, and Mr. SMITH of New Jersey) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, Financial Services, Oversight and Government Reform, and the Judiciary, 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


A BILL

To enhance United States diplomatic efforts with respect to Iran by imposing additional economic sanctions against Iran, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE AND TABLE OF CONTENTS.

TITLE I--SUPPORT FOR DIPLOMATIC EFFORTS RELATING TO PREVENTING IRAN FROM ACQUIRING NUCLEAR WEAPONS

TITLE II--ADDITIONAL BILATERAL SANCTIONS AGAINST IRAN

TITLE III--AMENDMENTS TO THE IRAN SANCTIONS ACT OF 1996

TITLE IV--ADDITIONAL MEASURES

TITLE V--MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS

SEC. 2. UNITED STATES POLICY TOWARD IRAN.

TITLE I--SUPPORT FOR DIPLOMATIC EFFORTS RELATING TO PREVENTING IRAN FROM ACQUIRING NUCLEAR WEAPONS

SEC. 101. SUPPORT FOR INTERNATIONAL DIPLOMATIC EFFORTS.

SEC. 102. PEACEFUL EFFORTS BY THE UNITED STATES.

TITLE II--ADDITIONAL BILATERAL SANCTIONS AGAINST IRAN

SEC. 201. APPLICATION TO SUBSIDIARIES.

SEC. 202. ADDITIONAL IMPORT SANCTIONS AGAINST IRAN.

SEC. 203. ADDITIONAL EXPORT SANCTIONS AGAINST IRAN.

TITLE III--AMENDMENTS TO THE IRAN SANCTIONS ACT OF 1996

SEC. 301. MULTILATERAL REGIME.

SEC. 302. MANDATORY SANCTIONS.

SEC. 303. UNITED STATES EFFORTS TO PREVENT INVESTMENT.

SEC. 304. CLARIFICATION AND EXPANSION OF DEFINITIONS.

SEC. 305. REMOVAL OF WAIVER AUTHORITY.

TITLE IV--ADDITIONAL MEASURES

SEC. 401. ADDITIONS TO TERRORISM AND OTHER LISTS.

SEC. 402. INCREASED CAPACITY FOR EFFORTS TO COMBAT UNLAWFUL OR TERRORIST FINANCING.

SEC. 403. EXCHANGE PROGRAMS WITH THE PEOPLE OF IRAN.

SEC. 404. REDUCING CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE WORLD BANK.

SEC. 405. RESTRICTIONS ON NUCLEAR COOPERATION WITH COUNTRIES ASSISTING THE NUCLEAR PROGRAM OF IRAN.

SEC. 406. ELIMINATION OF CERTAIN TAX INCENTIVES FOR OIL COMPANIES INVESTING IN IRAN.

TITLE V--MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS

SEC. 501. TERMINATION.

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