H.R. 4868 (106th): Tariff Suspension and Trade Act of 2000

Introduced:

Jul 18, 2000
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 9, 2000

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 9, 2000.

Law:

Pub.L. 106-476

Sponsor:

Philip “Phil” Crane

Representative for Illinois's 8th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 30, 2000
Length: 81 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States to modify temporarily certain rates of duty, to make other technical amendments to the trade laws, and for other purposes.

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History

Jul 18, 2000
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 19, 2000
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Jul 25, 2000
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Sep 27, 2000
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.

Oct 13, 2000
 
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 24, 2000
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House (Engrossed) with an Amendment.

Oct 26, 2000
 
Senate Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 9, 2000
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4868”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Details

Cosponsors
none
Committee Assignments
Trade

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

Votes
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Jul 25, 2000 8:43 p.m.
Passed 411/0

Subject Areas
Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.Res. 644 (Caused-Action)
Tariff Suspension and Trade Act of 2000

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Oct 24, 2000

S.Con.Res. 152 (Related)
A concurrent resolution to make a technical correction in the enrollment of the bill ...

Passed Senate
Last Action: Oct 13, 2000

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