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H.R. 535: Taiwan Travel Act

To encourage visits between the United States and Taiwan at all levels, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

Steve Chabot

Sponsor. Representative for Ohio's 1st congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Mar 2, 2018
Length: 2 pages
Introduced:

Jan 13, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Mar 16, 2018

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on March 16, 2018.

Law:

Pub.L. 115-135

Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

S. 1051: Taiwan Travel Act

Introduced on May 4, 2017. 71% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Jan 13, 2017
 
Introduced

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

Jun 15, 2017
 
Considered by Asia and the Pacific

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Oct 12, 2017
 
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.

Jan 9, 2018
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Feb 7, 2018
 
Considered by Senate Committee on Foreign Relations

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Feb 12, 2018
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.

Feb 28, 2018
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Mar 16, 2018
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 535 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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