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H.R.4851: Reciprocal Access to Tibet Act of 2014
About this Bill
|This bill was introduced in the||113th Congress|
|This bill is primarily about||international affairs|
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|Sponsor||Jim McGovern, D-Mass.|
|Total Cosponsors||16 (12 Democrats, 4 Republicans)|
|Introduced||June 12, 2014|
|Latest Major Action||Sept. 8, 2014|
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- Bill introduced in the House
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- Bill signed into law
Reciprocal Access to Tibet Act of 2014 - Directs the Secretary of State to submit an annual, publicly-available report to Congress containing: (1) an assessment of the level of access Chinese authorities granted U.S. diplomats, journalists, and tourists to Tibetan areas in China; (2) a list of the persons in senior leadership positions in Tibet Autonomous Region and other specified provinces, prefectures, and autonomous entities; and (3) a list of the persons in senior leadership positions at the national and regional levels as defined by this Act.
Makes certain listed persons ineligible for U.S entry under specified circumstances.
Expresses the sense of Congress that: (1) reciprocity forms the basis of diplomatic law and the practice of mutual exchanges between countries; (2) consular access should be given on a reciprocal basis; and (3) the Secretary, when granting Chinese diplomats access to parts of the United States, should take into account the extent to which...
(Source: Congressional Research Service)
|Sept. 8, 2014||Referred to the Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific.|
|July 21, 2014||Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.|
|June 12, 2014||Referred to House Foreign Affairs|
|June 12, 2014||Referred to House Judiciary|