S. 1915 (101st): A bill to amend the Tariff Act of 1930 with respect to the applicability of duties upon certain aspects of the foreign repair of vessels.

Introduced:
Nov 17, 1989 (101st Congress, 1989–1990)
Status:
Died (Reported by Committee)
Sponsor
John Breaux
Senator from Louisiana
Party
Democrat
Related Bills
H.R. 3892 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 24, 1990

 
Status

This bill was introduced on March 1, 1990, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Nov 17, 1989
Referred to Committee Nov 17, 1989
Reported by Committee Mar 01, 1990
 
Summary

No summaries available.

Cosponsors
none
Committees

Senate Finance

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

 
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.

Widget

Get a bill status widget for your website »

Citation

Click a format for a citation suggestion:

Notes

S. stands for Senate bill.

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.

GovTrack’s Bill Summary

We don’t have a summary available yet.

Library of Congress Summary

The summary below was written by the Congressional Research Service, which is a nonpartisan division of the Library of Congress.


11/17/1989--Introduced.
Amends the Tariff Act of 1930 to declare that duties imposed under such Act shall not apply to: (1) the cost of equipment or expense of repairs made in a foreign country with respect to LASH (Lighter Aboard Ship) barges documented under U.S. law; or (2) the cost of foreign-made repair parts for installation on such vessels in the United States or in a foreign country where they cannot be obtained from U.S. manufacturers and are imported into the United States.

House Republican Conference Summary

The summary below was written by the House Republican Conference, which is the caucus of Republicans in the House of Representatives.


No summary available.

House Democratic Caucus Summary

The House Democratic Caucus does not provide summaries of bills.

So, yes, we display the House Republican Conference’s summaries when available even if we do not have a Democratic summary available. That’s because we feel it is better to give you as much information as possible, even if we cannot provide every viewpoint.

We’ll be looking for a source of summaries from the other side in the meanwhile.

Use the comment space below for discussion of the merits of S. 1915 (101st) with other GovTrack users.
Your comments are not read by Congressional staff.

comments powered by Disqus