H.Res.494 - Affirming the importance of the Taiwan Relations Act.113th Congress (2013-2014)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Royce, Edward R. [R-CA-39] (Introduced 02/28/2014)|
|Committees:||House - Foreign Affairs; Ways and Means|
|Latest Action:||House - 03/25/2014 Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Unanimous Consent. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.Res.494 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (02/28/2014)
Reaffirms the commitment of the House of Representatives to: (1) the Taiwan Relations Act as the cornerstone of U.S.-Taiwan relations; and (2) deepening U.S.-Taiwan trade and investment relations, including support for Taiwan's inclusion in bilateral and regional trade agreements.
Reaffirms: (1) support for Taiwan's democratic institutions, and (2) that peace in the Taiwan Strait should be maintained to the benefit of the free people of Taiwan.
Supports the commitment to Taiwan's security, including the sale of sophisticated defensive weapons to Taiwan.