H.R. 4573 (106th): To amend the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States to provide for duty free treatment on ...

...certain manufacturing equipment.

106th Congress, 1999–2000. Text as of May 25, 2000 (Introduced).

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HR 4573 IH

106th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 4573

To amend the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States to provide for duty free treatment on certain manufacturing equipment.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

May 25, 2000

Mr. SPENCE (for himself, Mr. SPRATT, and Mr. DEMINT) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Ways and Means


A BILL

To amend the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States to provide for duty free treatment on certain manufacturing equipment.

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

SECTION 1. SUSPENSION OF DUTY ON CERTAIN MANUFACTURING EQUIPMENT.

    (a) IN GENERAL- Subchapter II of chapter 99 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States is amended as follows, in subheadings 9902.84.79, 9902.84.83, 9902.84.85, 9902.84.87, 9902.84.89 and 9902.84.91:

      (1) by changing ‘4011.91.50’ to read ‘4011.91’;

      (2) by changing ‘4011.99.40’ to read ‘4011.99’; and

      (3) by changing ‘86 cm’ to ‘63.5 cm’.

    (b) EFFECTIVE DATE- The amendments made by subsection (a) apply with respect to goods entered, or withdrawn from warehouse for consumption, on the date that is 15 days after the date of enactment of this Act.