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Text of A bill to provide that certain ceiling fans enter duty-free and without any quantitative limitations if the competitive need limitation ...

...competitive need limitation had been waived with respect to the fans.

This bill was introduced on September 12, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of Sep 12, 2002 (Introduced).

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S 2925 IS

107th CONGRESS

2d Session

S. 2925

To provide that certain ceiling fans enter duty-free and without any quantitative limitations if the competitive need limitation had been waived with respect to the fans.

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

September 12, 2002

Mr. THOMPSON introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance


A BILL

To provide that certain ceiling fans enter duty-free and without any quantitative limitations if the competitive need limitation had been waived with respect to the fans.

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

SECTION 1. CEILING FANS.

    (a) IN GENERAL- Notwithstanding any other provision of law, ceiling fans classified under subheading 8414.51.00 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States imported from Thailand shall enter duty-free and without any quantitative limitations, if duty-free treatment under title V of the Trade Act of 1974 (19 U.S.C. 2461 et seq.) would have applied to such entry had the competitive need limitation been waived under section 503(d) of such Act.

    (b) APPLICABILITY- The provisions of this section shall apply to ceiling fans described in subsection (a) that are entered, or withdrawn from warehouse for consumption--

      (1) on or after the date that is 15 days after the date of enactment of this Act; and

      (2) before July 30, 2003.