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.


Apr 13, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Died in a previous Congress

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


James “Jake” Pickle

Representative for Texas's 10th congressional district


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. Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 13, 1989

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1950”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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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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