S. 1538 (101st): A bill to extend the temporary suspension of duty on fresh cantaloupes imported between January 1 and May 15 of each year.
Aug 4, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 1, 1990, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Lloyd Bentsen Jr.
Senator from Texas
About the bill
- Summary (CRS)
- 8/4/1989--Introduced.Amends the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States to extend, through December 31, 1992, the suspension of duty on fresh cantaloupes entered into the United States during the period ...
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 13, 1989
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There have been no votes related to this bill.
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