S.722: Countering Iran's Destabilizing Activities Act of 2017

About This Bill

  • Introduced March 23, 2017
  • Latest Major Action June 29, 2017

Bill Sponsor

Bill Cosponsors

64 (23 Democrats, 1 Independent, 40 Republicans)

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Week Ending Rank
June 25, 2017 7th
June 18, 2017 2nd
June 11, 2017 10th

Bill Summary

Countering Iran's Destabilizing Activities Act of 2017 This bill directs the Departments of State, Defense, and Treasury and the Director of National Intelligence to submit a strategy every two years for deterring conventional and asymmetric Iranian activities that threaten the United States and key allies in the Middle East, North Africa, and beyond. The President shall impose asset blocking and U.S. exclusion sanctions against any person...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

What Lawmakers Are Saying About This Bill

There are 22 statements associated with S.722.

Bill Actions

Date Description
June 29, 2017
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
June 29, 2017
Senate requests return of papers with respect to S. 722 by Unanimous Consent.
June 16, 2017
Held at the desk.
June 16, 2017
Received in the House.
June 15, 2017
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
June 15, 2017

Passed Senate with an amendment and an amendment to the Title by Yea-Nay Vote. 98 - 2. Record Vote Number: 147. (text as passed Senate: CR S3513-3528)

June 15, 2017
The committee substitute as amended agreed to by Unanimous Consent.
June 15, 2017
Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S3505-3528)
June 14, 2017
Cloture motion on the measure withdrawn by unanimous consent in Senate. (CR S3484)
June 14, 2017
Cloture motion on the committee reported substitute amendment withdrawn by unanimous consent in Senate. (CR S3484)
June 14, 2017
Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S3462-3484)
June 13, 2017
Cloture motion on the measure presented in Senate. (CR S3450)
June 13, 2017
Cloture motion on the committee reported substitute amendment presented in Senate. (CR S3450)
June 13, 2017
Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S3428-3450)
June 12, 2017
Measure laid before Senate by motion.
June 12, 2017
Motion to proceed to consideration of measure agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
June 12, 2017
Motion to proceed to measure considered in Senate. (consideration: CR S3388-3390)
June 8, 2017
Motion to proceed to measure considered in Senate. (consideration: CR S3347-3349, S3349-3358)
June 7, 2017

Cloture on the motion to proceed to the measure invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 91 - 8. Record Vote Number: 140. (CR S3309)

June 7, 2017
Motion to proceed to measure considered in Senate. (consideration: CR S3303-3321)
June 5, 2017
Cloture motion on the motion to proceed to the measure presented in Senate. (CR S3239)
June 5, 2017
Motion to proceed to consideration of measure made in Senate. (CR S3239)
May 25, 2017
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 110.
May 25, 2017
Committee on Foreign Relations. Reported by Senator Corker with an amendment in the nature of a substitute. Without written report.
May 25, 2017
Committee on Foreign Relations. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
March 23, 2017
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.
March 23, 2017

Introduced in the Senate by Bob Corker (R-Tenn.)

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