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To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to ensure open and free journalism access in the People's Republic of China by establishing a reciprocal relationship between the number of visas issued to state-controlled media workers in China and in the United States.
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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 2899” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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7 cosponsors (7R) (show)(joined Sep 12, 2011)(joined Sep 12, 2011)(joined Oct 11, 2011)(joined Oct 13, 2011)(joined Oct 13, 2011)(joined Nov 29, 2011)(joined Jun 26, 2012)
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2899 — 112th Congress: Chinese Media Reciprocity Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2899
“H.R. 2899 — 112th Congress: Chinese Media Reciprocity Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. May 24, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2899>
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