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HR 2386 - U.S.-Taiwan Missile Defense Cooperation bill - Key Vote

National Key Votes

Bob Filner voted Nay (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Stage Details

Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (301-116) - (Key vote)

Title: U.S.-Taiwan Missile Defense Cooperation bill

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that provides missile defense cooperation to Taiwan while expressing to the People's Republic of China the commitment of the United States to security and democracy in Taiwan.

  • Calls upon the Secretary of Defense to investigate the possibility of establishing a missile defense system in the Asia-Pacific region for the purpose of protecting Taiwan from ballistic missile attacks.
  • Requests that the President provide defense articles or services under the Arms Export Control Act to Taiwan, if the government of Taiwan requests such assistance.
  • Declares the commitment of the United States to peace, security, and democracy in Taiwan and in the Asia-Pacific region.
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: U.S.-Taiwan Missile Defense Cooperation bill


  • Duncan L. Hunter (CA - R) (Out Of Office)


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