A resolution condemning the government of Iran’s state-sponsored persecution of its Baha’i minority and its continued violation of the International Covenants on Human Rights

April 23, 2015
December 17, 2015
Passed in Senate

In addition to condemning Iran for persecuting its Baha’i minority, this resolution urged the president and secretary of state to implement existing laws and impose sanctions on human rights abusers in Iran.

38 cosponsors (21D, 17R).

See also: H. Res. 220 of 4/23/14.

Last major action: 12/17/15 agreed to in Senate by unanimous consent.

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