Comparing the House and Senate "China" Bills

Blog Articles · Feb 18, 2022 · Technology

The Senate has passed the U.S. Innovation and Competition Act (S. 1260).

The House has passed the America Competes Act (H.R. 4521), but a better name is the "America Concedes Act" – because that's what it does.

Via conference committee, the two chambers will try to work out a compromise between their two bills, after which, both the House and Senate would hold another vote.

The comparison graphic below highlights some some key differences between the bills, and how they compare to The Heritage Foundation policy.

For more information on the "America Concedes Act," read our key vote here.

Download the graphic here