Peter King on Iran

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Voting Record

Comprehensive Iran Sanctions, Accountability, and Divestment Act

In June of 2010 the House voted on the Comprehensive Iran Sanctions, Accountability, and Divestment Act. The Act passed 408-8. Peter King voted in favor of the Comprehensive Iran Sanctions, Accountability, and Divestment Act.

Peter King voted in favor of the Comprehensive Iran Sanctions, Accountability, and Divestment Act.

Iran Refined Petroleum Sanctions Act of 2009

In December of 2009, the House voted on legislation to enact sanctions on Iran's oil system hoping to force it to engage diplomatically on its nuclear program. The measure passed 412-12. Peter King voted in favor of the Iran Refined Petroleum Sanctions Act of 2009.

Peter King voted in favor of the Iran Refined Petroleum Sanctions Act of 2009.

 

Sponsored and Cosponsored Legislation

Session-111; Bill Number-H R 1327; Iran Sanctions Enabling Act of 2009 - Cosponsor

States that it is the policy of the United States to support the decision of state and local governments and educational institutions to divest from, and to prohibit the investment of assets they control in, persons that have investments of more than $20 million in Iran's energy sector.

Session-111; Bill Number-H R 1208; Iran Threat Reduction Act of 2009 - Cosponsor

Amends the Iran Freedom Support Act to maintain specified U.S. sanctions with respect to Iran until the President certifies to the appropriate congressional committees that Iran has verifiably dismantled its weapons of mass destruction programs and ceased its support for international terrorism. Amends the Iran Sanctions Act of 1996 to: (1) include transshipment among sanctionable activities; and (2) exclude from the United States an alien who is a senior government official of a foreign government or a corporate principal or significant shareholder of a foreign person involved in proliferation activities relating to Iran.

Session-111; Bill Number-H R 2194; Iran Refined Petroleum Sanctions Act of 2009 - Cosponsor

To amend the Iran Sanctions Act of 1996 to enhance United States diplomatic efforts with respect to Iran by expanding economic sanctions against Iran.

Session-110; Bill Number-H R 1400; Iran Counter-Proliferation Act of 2007 - Cosponsor

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

Session-110; Bill Number-H Con Res 362; Iran and Nuclear Weapons - Cosponsor

Expressing the sense of Congress regarding the threat posed to international peace, stability in the Middle East, and the vital national security interests of the United States by Iran's pursuit of nuclear weapons and regional hegemony, and for other purposes.

Session-110; Bill Number-H R 1357; Investments in Iran - Cosponsor

To require divestiture of current investments in Iran, to prohibit future investments in Iran, and to require disclosure to investors of information relating to such investments.

Session-110; Bill Number-H R 957; Iran Sanctions - Cosponsor

To amend the Iran Sanctions Act of 1996 to expand and clarify the entities against which sanctions may be imposed.

Session-110; Bill Number-H R 2880; Iran Sanctions Enhancement Act of 2007 - Cosponsor

To amend the Iran Sanctions Act of 1996 to enhance United States diplomatic efforts with respect to Iran by expanding economic sanctions against Iran to include the importation of refined petroleum.

Session-109; Bill Number-H R 282; Iran Freedom Support Act - Cosponsor

To apply sanctions to Iran to hold the current regime in Iran accountable for its threatening behavior and to support a transition to democracy in Iran.

Session-111; Bill Number-H R 2194; Iran Refined Petroleum Sanctions Act of 2009 - Cosponsor

A bill to amend the Iran Sanctions Act of 1996 to enhance United States diplomatic efforts with respect to Iran by expanding economic sanctions against Iran.

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