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Text of To amend the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States to correct the definition of certain hand-woven wool fabrics.

...wool fabrics.

This bill was introduced on April 10, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of Apr 10, 2002 (Introduced).

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HR 4157 IH

107th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 4157

To amend the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States to correct the definition of certain hand-woven wool fabrics.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

APRIL 10, 2002

Mrs. ROUKEMA 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 correct the definition of certain hand-woven wool fabrics.

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

SECTION 1. TARIFF DEFINITION CORRECTION.

    (a) IN GENERAL- Chapter 51 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States is amended by striking subheading 5111.11.70 and inserting in numerical sequence the following new subheadings and superior text thereto, with such superior text having the same degree of indention as the article description for subheading 5111.11.30:

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‘ 5111.11.75 Other                                   27.2%                Free (CA, IL, MX)23.5% (JO)                68.5%   ’. 
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    (b) STAGED RATE REDUCTIONS- Any staged rate reduction that was proclaimed by the President before the date of the enactment of this Act, to take effect on or after the date of the enactment of this Act--

      (1) of a rate of duty set forth in subheading 5111.11.30 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States shall apply to the corresponding rate of duty in subheading 5111.11.65 of such Schedule (as added by subsection (a)); and

      (2) of a rate of duty set forth in subheading 5111.11.70 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States shall apply to the corresponding rate of duty in subheading 5111.11.75 of such Schedule (as added by subsection (a)).

    (c) EFFECTIVE DATE- The amendment made by subsection (a) applies with respect to goods entered, or withdrawn from warehouse for consumption, on or after the 30th day after the date of the enactment of this Act.