US SB3592 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 3-0)
Status: Introduced on May 4 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-05-04 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
Pending: Senate Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Stop COVID Act of 2020 Stop China-Originated Viral Infectious Diseases Act of 2020 This bill limits the immunity of foreign states from suit in the United States. Specifically, it bars immunity for a foreign state in cases where the foreign state allegedly, whether intentionally or unintentionally, discharges a biological agent that results in the bodily injury, death, or damage to property of a U.S. national.

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Title

Stop COVID Act of 2020 Stop China-Originated Viral Infectious Diseases Act of 2020

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History

DateChamberAction
2020-05-04SenateRead twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Same As/Similar To

HB6444 (Related) 2020-04-03 - Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

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