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Title

  • Main Title The Iran Hostages: Efforts to Obtain Compensation

Creator

  • Author: Elsea, Jennifer K.
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Legislative Attorney

Publisher

  • Name: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.

Date

  • Creation: 2015-11-02

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: This report outlines the history of various efforts relating to benefits for victims of the 1979-1981 Iran Hostage Crisis, and describes several bills currently before Congress: the Justice for Former American Hostages in Iran Act of 2015, S. 868, a companion bill, H.R. 3338, and Section 122 of the Department of State Operations Authorization and Embassy Security Act, Fiscal Year 2016, S. 1635.
  • Physical Description: 22 pages.

Subject

  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Foreign policy
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Foreign relations -- Iran -- U.S.
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Foreign relations -- U.S. -- Iran
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Hostage negotiations
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Hostages
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: International affairs

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States

Collection

  • Name: Congressional Research Service Reports
    Code: CRSR

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Report

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • CRS Report Number: R43210
  • Accession or Local Control No: R43210_2015Nov02
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc795779