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HR 1811

Title: Countering the Chinese Government and Communist Party's Political Influence Operations Act
Author: Rep. Christopher Smith (R-NJ)

Summary
...The strategy shall seek to counter the ruling Chinese Communist Party's campaigns to corrupt democratic countries and undermine democratic institutions, both in the United States and elsewhere. It shall also seek to increase awareness of such campaigns and help other countries develop the capacity to counter them. </p> <p>The strategy shall also ensure that Chinese nationals living in the United States, as well as Chinese Americans and members of the Uyghur and Tibetan diaspora, are protected against malign political influence operations, such as surveillance and intimidation.</p> <p>The State Department shall also report to Congress about Chinese government efforts to exert influence in the United States and in U.S. partner countries, and suggestions for countering such efforts. The ...

Status
Introduced in House 03/18/2019
Introduced in House 03/18/2019
Referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committee on the Judiciary, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. 03/18/2019
Referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committee on the Judiciary, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. 03/18/2019
Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties. 05/03/2019

Bill Text
03/18/2019 - HR 1811 (Introduced+in+House)

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    Rep. Christopher Smith (R-NJ)
    U.S. Representative

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