H.R. 2802 (104th): Emergency Lumber Act of 1995


Dec 18, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 18, 1995, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James Longley

Representative for Maine's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 18, 1995
Length: 11 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To impose temporarily a 25 percent duty on imports of certain Canadian wood and lumber products, to require the administering authority to initiate an investigation under title VII of the Tariff Act of 1930 with respect to such products, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Emergency Lumber Act of 1995 - Imposes a 25 percent ad valorem duty on imported Canadian wood and lumber products.Requires the administering authority to initiate a countervailing duty investigation with ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Dec 18, 1995

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2802”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


23 cosponsors (12R, 11D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


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

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