H.R. 5643 (102nd): Customs Modernization and Informed Compliance Act


Jul 22, 1992
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on August 3, 1992 but was never passed by the Senate.


Harold Ford

Representative for Tennessee's 9th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 with respect to the treatment of certain amounts received by operators of licensed cotton warehouses.

Summary (CRS)

9/29/1992--Reported to Senate amended.Customs Modernization and Informed Compliance Act - TitleI - Improvements in Customs EnforcementAmends the Tariff Act of 1930 (the Act) to revise procedures with respect to:(1) electronic ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 22, 1992

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 27, 1992
Reported by Committee

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Aug 3, 1992
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5643”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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