Iran Cyber Sanctions Act of 2016

April 6, 2016
April 6, 2016
Referred to Senate (sub)committee

This bill would require the president to report to Congress every 6 mos. on any Iranian activities deemed to be undermining U.S. cybersecurity. The report would be required to include the identity of any Iranian found to be engaging in, directing, or supporting such activities; a description of the activities in question; an assessment of the Iranian government’s involvement; and a strategy to counter such activities, including any efforts to work with foreign governments. The bill would also direct the president to impose certain restrictions on any individuals listed in the abovementioned report.

4 cosponsors (4R).

See also: H.R. 5222 of 5/12/16.

Last major action: 4/6/16 referred to Senate Comm. on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.

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