H.R. 661 (102nd): Andean Trade Preference Act of 1991


Jan 28, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 19, 1991, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Philip “Phil” Crane

Representative for Illinois's 12th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

To provide special benefits for the Andean nations.

Summary (CRS)

Andean Trade Preference Act of 1991 - Authorizes the President to grant duty-free treatment to eligible articles from an Andean beneficiary country.Sets forth factors the President must take into account ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 28, 1991

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Nov 19, 1991
Reported by Committee

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 661”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


69 cosponsors (40R, 27D, 1D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 1724 (Related)
Andean Trade Preference Act

Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 4, 1991

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