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H.R. 1872: Reciprocal Access to Tibet Act of 2017

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To promote access for United States officials, journalists, and other citizens to Tibetan areas of the People's Republic of China, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

James “Jim” McGovern

Sponsor. Representative for Massachusetts's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Apr 4, 2017
Length: 13 pages
Introduced:

Apr 4, 2017

Status:

Ordered Reported on Jul 25, 2018

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on July 25, 2018.

The House Majority Leader indicated on Sep 21, 2018 that this bill may be considered in the week ahead.

Prognosis:

13% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Apr 4, 2017
 
Introduced

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

Jul 25, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Sep 21, 2018
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

If this bill has further action, the following steps may occur next:
 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 1872 is a 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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