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Amendments to H.R. 185 – To terminate the requirement imposed by the Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for proof of COVID-19 vaccination for foreign travelers

Each amendment gets up to ten minutes of debate

McGovern (D-MA) – Amendment No. 1 – Clarifies that this legislation will not affect the authority of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to mandate vaccination requirements against any other disease in the future for noncitizens who are nonimmigrants entering the U.S. – VOTE REQUESTED

Boebert (R-CO) – Amendment No. 2 – Requires CDC to produce a report to Congress on the number of visitors denied entry under this policy – VOTE REQUESTED

Golden (D-ME) on behalf of Perez (D-WA) Amendment No. 3 – Eliminates the prohibition on future rulemaking – VOTE REQUESTED

Rose (R-TN) – Amendment No. 4 – Clarifies that nothing in the underlying bill impacts the CDC order requiring a predeparture COVID-19 test for people traveling from the People’s Republic of China – VOTE REQUESTED

Torres (D-CA) – Amendment No. 5 – Requires the Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services to certify that such provision will not result in an increase in hospitalizations due to COVID-19 prior to the provisions of section 1 taking effect – VOTE REQUESTED