H.Res. 185 (113th): Taiwan Travel Act


Apr 26, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on April 26, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Kerry Bentivolio

Representative for Michigan's 11th congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 26, 2013
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About the resolution

Full Title

Declaring that it should be the policy of the United States to encourage visits between the United States and Taiwan at all levels.

Summary (CRS)

4/26/2013--Introduced.Taiwan Travel Act - States that it should be U.S. policy to:(1) allow all high-level officials of Taiwan to enter the United States or its embassies and consulates under conditions ... Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 26, 2013

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 185”). A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.


Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.


There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

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