Senate Simple Resolution 367
115th Congress(2017-2018)
A resolution condemning the Government of Iran for its violence against demonstrators and calling for peaceful resolution to the concerns of the citizens of Iran.
Introduced
Introduced
Introduced in Senate on Jan 4, 2018
Overview
Text
Sponsor
Introduced
Jan 4, 2018
Latest Action
Jan 4, 2018
Origin Chamber
Senate
Type
Simple Resolution
Simple Resolution
A form of legislative measure introduced and potentially acted upon by only one congressional chamber and used for the regulation of business only within the chamber of origin. Depending on the chamber of origin, they begin with a designation of either H.Res. or S.Res. Joint resolutions and concurrent resolutions are other types of resolutions.
Bill Number
367
Congress
115
Policy Area
International Affairs
International Affairs
Primary focus of measure is matters affecting foreign aid, human rights, international law and organizations; national governance; arms control; diplomacy and foreign officials; alliances and collective security. Measures concerning trade agreements, tariffs, foreign investments, and foreign loans may fall under Foreign Trade and International Finance policy area.
Sponsorship by Party
Texas
South Carolina
Nebraska
Oklahoma
South Dakota
Arkansas
No Senate votes have been held for this bill.
Summary

Condemns the government of Iran for: (1) funding terrorist organizations and activities; (2) oppression of its citizens; and (3) suppression of communication through interference with internet applications such as Instagram, Facebook, Telegram, and Twitter.

Reaffirms: (1) the U.S. commitment to promoting the freedoms of speech and assembly as universal rights, and (2) U.S. support for the citizens of Iran to establish a freely elected democratic system.

Text (1)
January 4, 2018
Actions (2)
01/04/2018
Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (text of measure as introduced: CR S47)
01/04/2018
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
Jan 5, 2018 12:41:04 AM
Updated
Sep 28, 2020 10:41:34 PM