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- Summary (CRS)
4/18/1989--Introduced.Prohibits the importation of teak and fish products from Burma. Requires an importer of any such product to certify its origin to the Secretary of the Treasury.
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Apr 18, 1989
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Mar 1, 1990
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 822”). 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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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 7, 1989
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