This report is one in a series of updates. For the most recent coverage of this report series, please see 13-RS-20871w in the 2013 issue. Analyzes U.S. and international sanctions against Iran, and provides examples of companies and countries that conduct business with Iran. Outlines blocked Iranian property and assets, sanctions against Iranian support for international terrorism and regional activities, and major provisions of trade and investment ban. Discusses P.L. 107-24, the Iran Sanctions Act, which mandates U.S. penalties against foreign companies determined to have invested in Iran energy sector; and reviews other laws and executive orders related to energy and other sector sanctions. Examines proliferation-related U.S. sanctions, financial and banking sanctions, divestment promotion, laws supporting democratic change in Iran, UN sanctions, international implementation and compliance, effectiveness of sanctions on Iran, and sanctions debate following Nov. 24, 2013, nuclear deal.
Record is based on bibliographic data in ProQuest U.S. Congressional Research Digital Collection (last viewed Mar. 2014). Reuse except for individual research requires license from ProQuest, LLC. CRS Report.
Microfiche version: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service. Iran Sanctions