H.R. 1950 (101st): To treat tobacco grown in the United States and processed in a designated Caribbean Basin Country as eligible for duty-free entry.

Introduced:

Apr 13, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 13, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

James “Jake” Pickle
Representative for Texas's 10th congressional district
Democrat

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
4/13/1989--Introduced.Amends the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States to treat as duty-free any tobacco grown in the United States and processed in a Caribbean Basin country.

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Related Bills

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S. 806 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Mar 1, 1990

H.R. 1233 (Related)
Caribbean Basin Economic Recovery Expansion Act of 1989

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jun 20, 1989

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History

Introduced
Apr 13, 1989

Details

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Committee Assignments
Trade

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