H.R.1872: Reciprocal Access to Tibet Act of 2018

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Bill Summary

Reciprocal Access to Tibet Act of 2018 (Sec. 4) This bill requires the Department of State to report to Congress annually regarding the level of access Chinese authorities granted U.S. diplomats, journalists, and tourists to Tibetan areas in China. Such assessment shall include: a comparison with the level of access granted to other areas of China, a comparison between the levels of access granted to Tibetan and non-Tibetan areas in...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

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There are 8 statements associated with H.R.1872.

Bill Actions

Date Description
Dec. 19, 2018

Became Public Law No: 115-330.

Dec. 19, 2018

Signed by President.

Dec. 13, 2018
Presented to President.
Dec. 12, 2018
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
Dec. 11, 2018

Passed Senate without amendment by Voice Vote.

Dec. 11, 2018

Passed Senate without amendment by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S7453)

Dec. 11, 2018

Passed Senate without amendment by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S7452-7453; text: CR S7452-7453)

Nov. 29, 2018
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 701.
Nov. 29, 2018
Committee on Foreign Relations. Reported by Senator Corker without amendment. Without written report.
Nov. 28, 2018
Committee on Foreign Relations. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
Sept. 26, 2018
Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.
Sept. 25, 2018

On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H8849-8850)

Sept. 25, 2018
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H8849-8853)
Sept. 25, 2018
The title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection.
Sept. 25, 2018
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
Sept. 25, 2018
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.
Sept. 25, 2018
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 1872.
Sept. 25, 2018
Considered under suspension of the rules.
Sept. 25, 2018
Mr. Rutherford moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
July 25, 2018
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
July 25, 2018
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
May 18, 2017
Referred to the Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific.
May 1, 2017
Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.
April 4, 2017
Referred to House Foreign Affairs
April 4, 2017
Referred to House Judiciary
April 4, 2017
Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
April 4, 2017

Introduced in the House by Jim McGovern (D-Mass.)

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