10 Nov 2017
Legislation Introduced or Passed in the 115th U.S. Congress
From 23 October through 4 November 2017, 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.
|30/10/2017||To make certain footwear eligible for duty-free treatment under the Generalised System of Preferences||Referred to Senate Finance Committee|
|31/10/2017||To strengthen air cargo security||Referred to House Homeland Security Committee|
|02/11/2017||To authorise a review of financial services industry requirements of mainland China and the implications of such requirements on national security interests of the United States||Referred to House Financial Services, Foreign Affairs, and Energy and Commerce Committees|
|03/11/2017||To amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to repeal certain disclosure requirements related to conflict minerals||Referred to House Financial Services Committee|