Hearing: China’s Information Control Practices and the Implications for the United States

Hearing Transcript: 

Wednesday, June 30, 2010

Room 124 Dirksen Senate Office Building

First Street and Constitution Avenue, NE

Washington, DC 20510

Hearing Co-Chairs: Commissioners Robin Cleveland and Jeffrey L. Fiedler


9:00 am – 9:05 am                         Commissioners’ Opening Remarks


9:05 am – 9:30 am                         Panel I: Congressional Perspective

9:30 am – 11:00 am                       Panel II: Security and Exchange Commission Perspectives


  • Paul M. Dudek, Chief, Office of International Corporate Finance, Division of Corporation Finance, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Washington, DC [Testimony]

11:10 am – 12:40 pm                     Panel III: Information for Investors

12:40 pm – 1:30 pm                       Lunch Break


1:30 pm – 3:00 pm                         Panel IV: China’s “State Secret” Laws

3:10 pm – 4:40 pm                         Panel V: The Internet and Baidu