S.RES.127: A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate regarding the planned state visit to the United States by the President of the People's Republic of China.

About This Bill

  • This bill was introduced in the 105th Congress
  • This bill is primarily about international affairs
  • Introduced Sept. 25, 1997
  • Latest Major Action Sept. 25, 1997

Bill Summary

Urges the President not to host a state visit by the President of the People's Republic of China (PRC) until the PRC Government: (1) releases Wei Jingsheng, Wang Dan, and a significant number of other prisoners of conscience held in prison in China and Tibet; (2) takes steps toward improving the conditions under which political, religious, and labor dissidents are imprisoned, including providing prisoners with adequate medical care and...

(Source: Library of Congress)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure.
Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.
Sept. 25, 1997

Introduced in the Senate by Russ Feingold (D-Wis.)

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