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H.RES.494: Affirming the importance of the Taiwan Relations Act.
About this Bill
|This bill was introduced in the||113th Congress|
|This bill is primarily about||international affairs|
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|Sponsor||Edward Royce, R-Calif.|
|Total Cosponsors||114 (47 Democrats, 67 Republicans)|
|Introduced||Feb. 28, 2014|
|Latest Major Action||March 25, 2014|
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Reaffirms the commitment of the House of Representatives to: (1) the Taiwan Relations Act as the cornerstone of U.S.-Taiwan relations; and (2) deepening U.S.-Taiwan trade and investment relations, including support for Taiwan's inclusion in bilateral and regional trade agreements.
Reaffirms: (1) support for Taiwan's democratic institutions, and (2) that peace in the Taiwan Strait should be maintained to the benefit of the free people of Taiwan.
Supports the commitment to Taiwan's security, including the sale of sophisticated defensive weapons to Taiwan.
(Source: Congressional Research Service)
|March 25, 2014||Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.|
|March 25, 2014||Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.|
|Feb. 28, 2014||Referred to House Ways and Means|
|Feb. 28, 2014||Referred to House Foreign Affairs|