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

From 9 through 15 December 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
H.R. 5381 DesJarlais10/12/2019To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to require the label of a drug to list the country of origin of each of the drug's active ingredientsReferred to House Energy and Commerce Committee
S. 3017 Grassley11/12/2019To increase transparency and accountability with respect to World Bank lending for mainland ChinaReferred to Senate Foreign Relations Committee
H.R. 5421 Luetkemeyer12/12/2019To amend the Controlled Substances Act to list fentanyl-related substances as schedule I controlled substancesReferred to House Judiciary and Energy and Commerce committees
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