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H.R. 5932 (116th): Ensuring Chinese Debt Transparency Act of 2020

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To ensure greater transparency regarding the terms and conditions of financing provided by the People's Republic of China to member states of the international financial institutions

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Sponsor and status

French Hill

Sponsor. Representative for Arkansas's 2nd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Mar 3, 2020
Length: 3 pages
Introduced
Feb 21, 2020
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status
Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

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This bill was incorporated into:

H.R. 6395: National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021
Enacted — Veto Overridden on Jan 1, 2021. (compare text)
Cosponsors

2 Cosponsors (1 Republican, 1 Democrat)

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What legislators are saying

Hill's Bill Increasing Scrutiny of China Passes House
    — Rep. French Hill [R-AR2] (Sponsor) on Mar 2, 2020

the daily leader: monday, march 2, 2020
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on Mar 2, 2020

the weekly leader: friday, february 28, 2020
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on Feb 28, 2020

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to H.R. 5932 will be negligible.

History

Feb 21, 2020
 
Introduced

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Feb 27, 2020
 
Considered by House Committee on Financial Services

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Feb 28, 2020
 
Ordered Reported

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Mar 2, 2020
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

H.R. 5932 (116th) was 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 5932. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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