Summary: H.R.5698 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed House (09/21/2020)

Promoting Secure 5G Act of 2020

This bill requires the Department of the Treasury to instruct the U.S. Executive Director at each international financial institution (e.g., the International Monetary Fund or the International Finance Corporation) that it is U.S. policy to

  • support institutional assistance with advanced wireless technologies only if they provide appropriate security for users,
  • encourage assistance with infrastructure or policy reforms that facilitate the use of secure advanced wireless technologies, and
  • cooperate with institutional member states to strengthen international support for such technologies.