14 Jan 2020
Legislation Introduced or Passed in the 116th U.S. Congress
From 7 through 12 January 2020, members of the U.S. Congress introduced and/or approved the following international trade-related bills that may have an impact on Hong Kong or mainland China.
|Bill Number/ Sponsor||Date Introduced||Description||Action|
|S. 3153 Cotton||08/01/2020||To prohibit the sharing of U.S. intelligence with countries that permit the operation of Huawei fifth generation telecommunications technology within their borders||Referred to Senate Intelligence Committee|
|H.R. 5565 Rush||09/01/2020||To amend the Consumer Product Safety Act by repealing certain provisions pertaining to enjoining disclosure, increasing the minimum baseline civil penalties for violations||Referred to House Energy and Commerce Committee|
|H.R. 5578 DeLauro||10/01/2020||To provide for the mandatory recall of drugs regulated by the Food and Drug Administration||Referred to House Energy and Commerce Committee|