H.R.2829 - To prohibit funding by United States Government agencies of the participation of certain officials of the Chinese Government in international conferences, programs, and activities until the Chinese Government releases certain individuals imprisoned or detained on religious grounds.104th Congress (1995-1996)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Gilman, Benjamin A. [R-NY-20] (Introduced 12/22/1995)|
|Committees:||House - International Relations|
|Latest Action:||House - 09/04/1996 Executive Comment Requested from State. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2829 — 104th Congress (1995-1996)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (12/22/1995)
Urges the Department of State to make the release of Chinese imprisoned or detained on religious grounds a major objective of U.S. foreign policy with China.
Prohibits the Department of State, the U.S. Information Agency, the Agency for International Development, or any other Federal agency or entity from obligating or expending funds for the participation of certain Chinese individuals and organizations in any conference, exchange program, or activity relating to education, culture, training, or any other purpose, until the President certifies to the Congress that specified imprisoned or detained Chinese citizens have been unconditionally released by the Chinese Government.