S. 2399 (105th): A bill to suspend temporarily the duty on certain drug substances used as an HIV antiviral drug.

105th Congress, 1997–1998. Text as of Jul 31, 1998 (Introduced).

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S 2399 IS

105th CONGRESS

2d Session

S. 2399

To suspend temporarily the duty on certain drug substances used as an HIV antiviral drug.

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

July 31, 1998

Ms. MOSELEY-BRAUN introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance


A BILL

To suspend temporarily the duty on certain drug substances used as an HIV antiviral drug.

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

SECTION 1. TEMPORARY DUTY SUSPENSIONS ON CERTAIN HIV DRUG SUBSTANCES.

    (a) IN GENERAL- Subchapter II of chapter 99 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States is amended by inserting in numerical sequence the following new headings:

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‘ 9902.32.20 (3S)-1,2,3,4-tetrahydroisoquinoline-3-carboxylic acid (CAS No. 74163-81-8)(provided for in subheading 2933.40.60)                              Free No change No change On or before  6/30/99  ’. 
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    (b) EFFECTIVE DATE- The amendment made by subsection (a) applies with respect to goods entered, or withdrawn from warehouse for consumption, on or after the date that is 15 days after the date of enactment of this Act.