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Text of To extend until January 1, 1996, the previously existing suspensions of duty on certain chemicals.

This bill was introduced on May 19, 1993, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of May 19, 1993 (Introduced).

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HR 2182 IH

103d CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 2182

To extend until January 1, 1996, the previously existing suspensions of duty on certain chemicals.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

May 19, 1993

Mr. RAVENEL introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Ways and Means


A BILL

To extend until January 1, 1996, the previously existing suspensions of duty on certain chemicals.

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. SUSPENSIONS OF DUTY ON CERTAIN CHEMICALS.

    Subchapter II of chapter 99 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States is amended by striking ‘12/31/90’ and inserting ‘12/31/95’ in each of the following headings:

      (1) Heading 9902.29.34 (relating to 6-Amino-1-naphthol-3-sulfonic acid).

      (2) Heading 9902.29.48 (relating to 1-Amino-2-chloro-4-hydroxy-anthraquinone).

      (3) Heading 9902.29.78 (relating to 2-(4-Amino-phenyl)-6-methyl-benzothiazole-7-sulfonic acid).

SEC. 2. APPLICABILITY.

    (a) IN GENERAL- The amendments made by section 1 apply with respect to goods entered, or withdrawn from warehouse for consumption, on or after the 15th day after the date of the enactment of this Act.

    (b) RETROACTIVE PROVISION- Notwithstanding section 514 of the Tariff Act of 1930 or any other provision of law, upon proper request filed with the appropriate customs officer within 180 days after the 15th day after the date of the enactment of this Act, any entry or withdrawal from warehouse--

      (1) that was made after December 31, 1990, and before such 15th day; and

      (2) with respect to which there would have been no duty or a lower duty if an amendment made by section 1 applied to such entry or withdrawal;

    shall be liquidated or reliquidated as though such amendment applied to such entry or withdrawal.