Passed House — Oct 9, 2015
Last Action: On passage Passed by recorded vote: 261 - 159 (Roll no. 549).
Explanation: This bill passed in the House on October 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Apr 1, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced on April 1, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Michigan's 11th congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 1, 2008
Length: 3 pages
To prohibit Federal government officials and employees from attending the opening ceremonies of the 2008 Summer Olympic Games held in communist China based upon communist China brutalizing protesters in Tibet, supporting and enabling Sudan's genocidal regime, forcing a one child policy upon Chinese families, persecuting Chinese citizens for freely exercising religion, repressing free and independent labor unions, engaging in wanton environmental degradation, and systematically denying the Chinese people their basic freedoms.
4/1/2008--Introduced.Communist Chinese Olympic Accountability Act - Prohibits any federal government official or employee from attending the opening ceremonies of the 2008 Summer Olympic Games held in Beijing, People's Republic of ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5668 — 110th Congress: Communist Chinese Olympic Accountability Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5668
“H.R. 5668 — 110th Congress: Communist Chinese Olympic Accountability Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. October 10, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5668>
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