NO. 19


Senate Bill Proposes US Economic Sanctions Against Iran Including Ban OnOil Liftings

Republican Senator Alfonse D'Amato, Chairman of the Senate Banking, Housingand Urban Affairs Committee, introduced a bill in the US Senate on 26 Januaryproposing the imposition of comprehensive economic sanctions against Iran,including a ban on purchases of Iranian oil by US companies or their foreignsubsidiaries. The bill, entitled the Comprehensive Iran Sanctions Act and...