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Legislation Introduced or Passed in the 116th U.S. Congress

From 10 through 16 June 2019, 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. 1767 Blumenthal10/06/2019To prohibit the manufacture for sale, offer for sale, distribution in commerce or importation into the United States of any inclined sleeper for infantsReferred to Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee
H.R. 3169 McMorris10/06/2019To protect consumers by codifying a fast-track recall programme to remove potentially hazardous products from the marketplace as quickly and efficiently as possibleReferred to House Energy and Commerce Committee
H.R. 3170 Schakowsky10/06/2019To prohibit the manufacture for sale, offer for sale, distribution in commerce or importation into the United States of any crib bumperReferred to House Energy and Commerce Committee
H.R. 3172 Cardenas10/06/2019To prohibit the manufacture for sale, offer for sale, distribution in commerce or importation into the United States of any inclined sleeper for infantsReferred to House Energy and Commerce Committee
H.R. 3226 Kim12/06/2019To direct the secretary of defence to prohibit the use of firefighting foam containing perfuoroalkyl or polyfluoroalkyl substancesReferred to House Armed Services Committee
S. 1816 Duckworth12/06/2019To prohibit the manufacture for sale, offer for sale, distribution in commerce or importation into the United States of any crib bumperReferred to Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee
S. 1824 Cruz12/06/2019To amend the U.S.-Hong Kong Policy Act of 1992 to require a report on how mainland China exploits Hong Kong to circumvent the laws of the United StatesReferred to Senate Foreign Relations Committee
H.R. 3289 Smith13/06/2019To amend the Hong Kong Policy Act of 1992Referred to House Foreign Affairs, Judiciary, and Financial Services committees
S. 1838 Rubio13/06/2019To amend the Hong Kong Policy Act of 1992Referred to Senate Foreign Relations Committee
S. 1839 Gardner13/06/2019To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the excise tax on heavy trucks and trailersReferred to Senate Finance Committee
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