New Cosponsor — Jun 26, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart [R-FL25]
The bill now has 7 cosponsors (7 Republicans).
Sep 12, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on September 12, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 46th congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 12, 2011
Length: 5 pages
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.
9/12/2011--Introduced.Chinese Media Reciprocity Act of 2011 - Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to limit the number of I-visas (foreign media) issued to state-controlled media workers from China to the ... Read more >
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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. November 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2899>
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