This ‘omnibus’ sanctions bill combines the provisions of a number of previous bills which would impose various economic and trade sanctions against Iran. Much of this bill was incorporated into H.R. 2194 of 4/30/09 above. It also contains the same sense of Congress statement regarding Hizballah. Finds that Iran’s nuclear program and support for international terrorism represent threats to Israel (the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs names Hezbollah, Hamas, and Palestinian Islamic Jihad specifically in its report on the bill).
See also: similar measures S. 908 of 4/28/09, H.R. 2194 of 4/30/09, and H.R. 3832 of 10/15/09; and related measure H.R. 485 of 1/13/09.
1/28/09 passed in Senate by voice vote.