There is one summary for H.R.1717. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (05/04/2011)

Balancing Trade Act of 2011 - Requires the President, if in three consecutive calendar years the United States has a trade deficit with another country of $10 billion or more, to take the necessary steps to create a trading relationship that would eliminate or substantially reduce that trade deficit by entering into an agreement with that country.