H.R. 3283 (109th): United States Trade Rights Enforcement Act


Jul 14, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 27, 2005 but was never passed by the Senate.


Philip “Phil” English

Representative for Pennsylvania's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 28, 2005
Length: 34 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To enhance resources to enforce United States trade rights.

Summary (CRS)

7/27/2005--Passed House without amendment.United States Trade Rights Enforcement Act - Section2 - Expresses the sense of Congress about making the countervailing duty law under the Tariff Act of 1930 applicable ... Read more >

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Jul 14, 2005

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 26, 2005
Failed in the House Under Suspension

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Jul 27, 2005
Passed House

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3283”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


14 cosponsors (14R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Jul 26, 2005 1:34 p.m.
Failed 240/186
Jul 27, 2005 4:46 p.m.
Passed 255/168

Subject Areas
Related Bills

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S. 1421 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 19, 2005

H.Res. 387 (Related)
Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 3283) to enhance resources to enforce United ...

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Jul 27, 2005

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