S.RES.596 A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that the Hong Kong national security law proposed by the Government of the People's Republic of China would violate the obligations of that government under the 1984 Sino-British Joint Declaration and the Hong Kong Basic Law and calling upon all free nations of the world to stand with the people of Hong Kong.

Sponsored by Joshua Hawley (R).  Introduced on 2020-05-21 in the Senate Foreign Relations Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations which took place on 2020-05-21.

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Co-sponsors

This legislation was co-sponsored by Mike Lee (R), Tom Cotton (R), Marsha Blackburn (R), Martha McSally (R), Gary Peters (D), Roger Wicker (R), Kelly Loeffler (R), Dan Sullivan (R), Marco Rubio (R), James M. Inhofe (R), and Steve Daines (R).

Actions

05/21/2020 - Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (text: CR S2606-2607)

05/21/2020 - Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.