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H.R. 2202 (100th): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that the harbor maintenance tax shall apply only once to cargo entering the United States in a continous transportation by a single shipper.

Sponsor and status


Apr 29, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 29, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Helen Bentley

Representative for Maryland's 2nd congressional district



Apr 29, 1987

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H.R. 2202 (100th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 100th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1987 to Oct 22, 1988. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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