< Back to H.R. 2897 (103rd Congress, 1993–1994)

Text of To suspend temporarily the duty on the personal effects of participants in, and certain other individuals associated with, the 1994 ...

...with, the 1994 World Cup soccer games.

This bill was introduced on August 5, 1993, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of Aug 5, 1993 (Introduced).

Source: GPO

HR 2897 IH

103d CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 2897

To suspend temporarily the duty on the personal effects of participants in, and certain other individuals associated with, the 1994 World Cup soccer games.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

August 5, 1993

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


A BILL

To suspend temporarily the duty on the personal effects of participants in, and certain other individuals associated with, the 1994 World Cup soccer games.

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

SECTION 1. TEMPORARY DUTY-FREE OF PERSONAL EFFECTS.

    Chapter 99 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States is amended by inserting in numerical order the following new heading:

-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
‘ 9902.98.04 Personal effects of aliens who are participants in, officials of, or otherwise associated with, the 1994 FIFA World Cup games, who are accredited members of the teams involved, who are members of the immediate families of any of the foregoing persons, or who are their servants; equipment for use in connection with such games; articles for educational and cultural programs associated with such games; and such other related articles as may be prescribed by the Secretary of the Treasury Free No change Free On or before 9/30/94  ’. 
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

SEC. 2. EFFECTIVE DATE.

    The amendment made by section 1 applies to goods entered on or after December 1, 1993.