S.342 - A bill to extend certain privileges, exemptions, and immunities to Hong Kong Economic and Trade Offices.105th Congress (1997-1998)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Thomas, Craig [R-WY] (Introduced 02/24/1997)|
|Committees:||Senate - Foreign Relations | House - International Relations|
|Latest Action:||06/27/1997 Became Public Law No: 105-22. (TXT | PDF) (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.342 — 105th Congress (1997-1998)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (02/24/1997)
Authorizes extension of the International Organizations Immunities Act to the Hong Kong Economic and Trade Offices (Hong Kong's official economic and trade missions in the United States) in the same manner as such Act may be extended to a public international organization in which the United States participates pursuant to any treaty or Act of the Congress.
Authorizes the President to apply to such Offices certain provisions of the Agreement on State and Local Taxation of Foreign Employees of Public International Organizations.