S.3802 - Ending Medical Censorship and Cover Ups in China Act of 2020116th Congress (2019-2020)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Cruz, Ted [R-TX] (Introduced 05/21/2020)|
|Committees:||Senate - Foreign Relations|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 05/21/2020 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.3802 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (05/21/2020)
Ending Medical Censorship and Cover Ups in China Act of 2020
This bill directs the President to impose property- and visa-blocking sanctions on persons responsible for various acts of censorship in China. Specifically, such sanctions shall apply to persons that engage in acts to (1) prohibit or limit the exercise of free expression and assembly in China, (2) penalize Chinese citizens for the public dissemination of accurate epidemiological information, or (3) limit access to media in China.
The President shall periodically update the list of sanctioned persons, which shall be publicly available.