US HB2354 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 81-0)
Status: Introduced on April 25 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-04-25 - Referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committee on Armed Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Pending: House Foreign Affairs Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Prevention of Unconstitutional War with Iran Act of 2019 This bill prohibits funds from being used for kinetic military operations against Iran unless Congress authorizes such an action, with various exceptions such as in response to an imminent threat. ("Kinetic military operations" typically refers to active military actions, in contrast to latent operations or cyberwarfare.)

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Title

Prevention of Unconstitutional War with Iran Act of 2019

Sponsors

Rep. Anna Eshoo [D-CA]Rep. Mike Thompson [D-CA]Rep. Ann Kuster [D-NH]Rep. Don Beyer [D-VA]
Rep. Ro Khanna [D-CA]Rep. Maxine Waters [D-CA]Rep. Jared Huffman [D-CA]Rep. Jamie Raskin [D-MD]
Rep. Peter Welch [D-VT]Rep. Earl Blumenauer [D-OR]Rep. James McGovern [D-MA]Rep. Chellie Pingree [D-ME]
Rep. Jackie Speier [D-CA]Rep. Bobby Rush [D-IL]Rep. Betty McCollum [D-MN]Rep. Nydia Velazquez [D-NY]
Rep. Eleanor Norton [D-DC]Rep. Katie Hill [D-CA]Rep. David Cicilline [D-RI]Rep. Matthew Cartwright [D-PA]
Rep. Mark DeSaulnier [D-CA]Rep. David Price [D-NC]Rep. Salud Carbajal [D-CA]Rep. Gwen Moore [D-WI]
Rep. Janice Schakowsky [D-IL]Rep. Doris Matsui [D-CA]Rep. Suzanne Bonamici [D-OR]Rep. Alan Lowenthal [D-CA]
Rep. John Lewis [D-GA]Rep. Lloyd Doggett [D-TX]Rep. Ron Kind [D-WI]Rep. Peter DeFazio [D-OR]
Rep. Brenda Lawrence [D-MI]Rep. Ben Lujan [D-NM]Rep. Henry Johnson [D-GA]Rep. Bonnie Coleman [D-NJ]
Rep. Andre Carson [D-IN]Rep. Jesus Garcia [D-IL]Rep. Christopher Pappas [D-NH]Rep. Adriano Espaillat [D-NY]
Rep. Debra Haaland [D-NM]Rep. Diana DeGette [D-CO]Rep. Paul Tonko [D-NY]Rep. Judy Chu [D-CA]
Rep. Steve Cohen [D-TN]Rep. John Yarmuth [D-KY]Rep. Mark Pocan [D-WI]Rep. Ilhan Omar [D-MN]
Rep. Joe Courtney [D-CT]Rep. Denny Heck [D-WA]Rep. Rosa DeLauro [D-CT]Rep. Tim Ryan [D-OH]
Rep. Michael Doyle [D-PA]Rep. Katie Porter [D-CA]Rep. Kurt Schrader [D-OR]Rep. Daniel Kildee [D-MI]
Rep. Bill Foster [D-IL]Rep. Grace Napolitano [D-CA]Rep. Julia Brownley [D-CA]Rep. Zoe Lofgren [D-CA]
Rep. John Larson [D-CT]Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez [D-NY]Rep. Ayanna Pressley [D-MA]Rep. Barbara Lee [D-CA]
Rep. Frederica Wilson [D-FL]Rep. Mark Takano [D-CA]Rep. Pramila Jayapal [D-WA]Rep. Ami Bera [D-CA]
Rep. Jose Serrano [D-NY]Rep. Mary Gay Scanlon [D-PA]Rep. Donald Payne [D-NJ]Rep. Debbie Dingell [D-MI]
Rep. Harley Rouda [D-CA]Rep. Sheila Jackson-Lee [D-TX]Rep. Kathleen Rice [D-NY]Rep. Lucille Roybal-Allard [D-CA]
Rep. Danny Davis [D-IL]Rep. David Loebsack [D-IA]Rep. Joseph Neguse [D-CO]Rep. Carolyn Maloney [D-NY]
Rep. Andy Levin [D-MI]

History

DateChamberAction
2019-04-25HouseReferred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committee on Armed Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
2019-04-25HouseReferred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committee on Armed Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
2019-04-25HouseIntroduced in House

Same As/Similar To

SB1039 (Same As) 2019-04-04 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.

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