A bill to modify and reauthorize the Tibetan Policy Act of 2002, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Florida. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 24, 2019
Length: 29 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on September 24, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
25 Cosponsors (15 Democrats, 10 Republicans)
Enacted Via Other Measures — Jan 28, 2020
What legislators are saying
“Rubio Secures Key Provisions Related to China in Year-End Funding Package”
— Sen. Marco Rubio [R-FL] (Sponsor) on Dec 23, 2020
“Feinstein joins Rubio, Cardin on Bill in Support of Tibet”
— Sen. Dianne Feinstein [D-CA] (Co-sponsor) on Sep 25, 2019
“Rubio, Cardin, Risch, Feinstein Welcome Passage of Their Bipartisan Bill in Support of Tibet”
— Sen. Marco Rubio [R-FL] (Sponsor) on Dec 22, 2020
Sep 24, 2019
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S. 2539 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 2539. 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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