New Cosponsor — Oct 18, 2011
New Cosponsor: Rep. Dan Burton [R-IN5, 2003-2012]
The bill now has 5 cosponsors (3 Republicans, 2 Democrats).
Sep 13, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on September 13, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 27th congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 13, 2011
Length: 6 pages
To withdraw normal trade relations treatment from the products of the People's Republic of China, to provide for a balanced trade relationship between that country and the United States, and for other purposes.
9/13/2011--Introduced.Emergency China Trade Act - Expresses the sense of Congress that: (1) a persistent trade deficit with the People's Republic of China (PRC) is harmful to the long-term health of ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2909 — 112th Congress: Emergency China Trade Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2909
“H.R. 2909 — 112th Congress: Emergency China Trade Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. November 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2909>
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