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H.Con.Res. 67: Urging the Government of the People’s Republic of China to unconditionally release Liu Xiaobo, together with his wife Liu Xia, to allow them to freely meet with friends, family, and counsel and seek medical treatment wherever they desire.

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Overview

Introduced:

Jun 28, 2017

Status:

Passed House (Senate next) on Jun 29, 2017

This resolution passed in the House on June 29, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Christopher “Chris” Smith

Representative for New Jersey's 4th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 10, 2017
Length: 3 pages

History

Jun 28, 2017
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Jun 29, 2017
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Pending
 
Passed Senate

H.Con.Res. 67 is a concurrent resolution in the United States Congress.

A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.

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“H.Con.Res. 67 — 115th Congress: Urging the Government of the People’s Republic of China to unconditionally release Liu Xiaobo, together ...” www.GovTrack.us. 2017. September 22, 2017 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/115/hconres67>

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