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.


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

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
4/29/1987--Introduced.Amends the Internal Revenue Code with respect to cargo that has entered the United States and on which the importer has paid the harbor maintenance (port) tax.Prohibits the imposition of ...

Read more >

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 4333 (Related)
Technical and Miscellaneous Revenue Act of 1988

Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 10, 1988

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 2202” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 29, 1987


7 cosponsors (4R, 3D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


There have been no votes related to this bill.

Find Similar Bills

Search for similar bills.

Links & tools

Primary Source

THOMAS.gov (The Library of Congress)

GovTrack gets most information from THOMAS, which is updated generally one day after events occur. Activity since the last update may not be reflected here. Data comes via the congress project.


Click a format for a citation suggestion: