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Text of To extend until January 1, 1997, the existing suspension of duty on mercuric oxide.

This bill was introduced on May 25, 1993, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of May 25, 1993 (Introduced).

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HR 2252 IH

103d CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 2252

To extend until January 1, 1997, the existing suspension of duty on mercuric oxide.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

May 25, 1993

Mr. GRANDY (for himself and Mr. NUSSLE) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Ways and Means


A BILL

To extend until January 1, 1997, the existing suspension of duty on mercuric oxide.

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

SECTION 1. EXTENSION OF EXISTING SUSPENSION OF DUTY ON MERCURIC OXIDE.

    Heading 9902.28.25 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States is amended by striking ‘12/31/92’ and inserting ‘12/31/96’.

SEC. 2. EFFECTIVE DATE.

    (a) IN GENERAL- The amendment made by section 1 applies with respect to goods entered, or withdrawn from warehouse for consumption, on or after the 15th day after the date of the enactment of this Act.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 to the contrary, upon a request filed with the appropriate customs officer before the 180th day after the date of the enactment of this Act, any entry or withdrawal from warehouse for consumption of goods to which the amendment made by section 1 applies and that was made--

      (1) after December 31, 1992; and

      (2) before the 15th day after the date of the enactment of this Act;

    and with respect to which there would have been a lower duty if the amendment made by section 1 had applied to such entry or withdrawal, shall be liquidated or reliquidated as though such entry or withdrawal had occurred on such 15th day.