H.R. 3952 (104th): To clarify that certain components of certain scientific instruments and apparatus shall be provided duty-free treatment.


Aug 2, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 2, 1996, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Robert Walker

Representative for Pennsylvania's 16th congressional district



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8/2/1996--Introduced.Amends the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States to grant duty-free treatment to educational and scientific instruments and apparatus that are imported for assembly into the United States. Read more >

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Aug 2, 1996

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