IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
March 1, 2023
Mr. Rubio (for himself, Mr. Hagerty, Mr. Lankford, Mr. Braun, Mr. Hawley, Mr. Scott of Florida, and Mr. Cruz) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations
To modify the limitation on military-to-military exchanges and contacts with the People's Liberation Army to cover all logistical operations and remove the exception for search-and-rescue and humanitarian operations and exercises.
This Act may be cited as the
No People’s Liberation Army in Logistical Operations and Other Pertinent Humanitarian Operations Leading to Endangered Security Act or the
No PLA LOOPHOLES Act.
Modification of limitation on military-to-military exchanges and contacts with Chinese People’s Liberation Army
Section 1201 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2000 (Public Law 106–65; 10 U.S.C. 168 note) is amended—
in subsection (b)(4), by striking
Advanced logistical operations and inserting
Logistical operations; and
by striking subsection (c).