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Congress & the Middle East: Iran Ballistic Missiles
and International Sanctions Enforcement Act

The U.S. House of Representatives approved H.R. 1698, the Iran Ballistic Missiles and International Sanctions Enforcement Act, on October 26, 2017, in a vote of 423-2.  This legislation expands sanctions on Iran, as well as entities supplying Iran materials for ballistic missile production.  Within 180 days of the enactment of this legislation, the President is required to submit to Congressional committees analyses of Iran's ballistic missile supply chain including foreign and domestic suppliers, and names of individuals involved in the transactions.  To read the full Iran Ballistic Missiles and International Sanctions Enforcement Act, please click here.