24 July 2018
Legislation Introduced or Passed in the 115th U.S. Congress
From 16 through 22 July 2018, 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.
|11/07/2018||To amend the Trade Expansion Act of 1962 to require congressional approval before the president adjusts imports that are determined to threaten to impair national security||Referred to House Ways and Means and Rules committees|
|18/07/2018||To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to authorize the Secretary of Homeland Security to implement certain requirements for information relating to supply chain risk||Referred to House Ways and Means and Rules committees|
|18/07/2018||To impose a limitation on increases in duties on imports of steel and aluminium from Canada, Mexico and the EU, and to improve congressional oversight of tariffs imposed to protect national security||Referred to Senate Finance Committee|