US HR484 | 2017-2018 | 115th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on July 27 2017 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2017-09-05 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific.
Pending: House Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Expressing concern for the well-being of Liu Xia, and urging the Government of the People's Republic of China to unconditionally release Liu Xia from illegal detention, cease surveillance, and allow her freedom of movement. Recognizes Liu Xia for her role in supporting human rights in the People's Republic of China and expresses concern for her well-being under house detention. Urges: (1) Chinese authorities to allow Liu Xia freedom of movement, including freedom to leave China and to establish a place of residence of her choosing; and (2) the United States to continuously advocate for Liu Xia's release when meeting with Chinese authorities.

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Title

Expressing concern for the well-being of Liu Xia, and urging the Government of the People's Republic of China to unconditionally release Liu Xia from illegal detention, cease surveillance, and allow her freedom of movement.

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History

DateChamberAction
2017-09-05HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific.
2017-09-05HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights and International Organizations.
2017-07-27HouseReferred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.
2017-07-27HouseIntroduced in House

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