H.J.Res. 83 (111th): Approving the renewal of import restrictions contained in the Burmese Freedom and Democracy Act of 2003, and for other purposes.

May 11, 2010 (111th Congress, 2009–2010)
Signed by the President
Slip Law:
This bill became Pub.L. 111-210.
Joseph Crowley
Representative for New York's 7th congressional district
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Aug 25, 2010
2 pages
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S.J.Res. 29 (identical)

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Last Action: Jun 30, 2010


This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on July 27, 2010.

Introduced May 11, 2010
Referred to Committee May 11, 2010
Passed House Jul 14, 2010
Passed Senate Jul 22, 2010
Signed by the President Jul 27, 2010

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On the Joint Resolution
Jul 22, 2010 12:02 p.m.
Joint Resolution Passed 99/1

21 cosponsors (11D, 10R) (show)

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7/27/2010--Public Law.
(This measure has not been amended since it was passed by the House on July 14, 2010. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Approves the renewal of certain import restrictions contained in the Burmese Freedom and Democracy Act of 2003, and deems this resolution a renewal resolution under such Act.
Amends the Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1985 to extend from August 17, 2018, through August 24, 2018, certain customs user fees, including those for certain commercial or private vessels, commercial trucks, railroad cars, commercial or private aircraft, barges or other bulk carriers from Canada or Mexico, dutiable mail, and customs broker permits.
Amends the Hiring Incentives to Restore Employment Act to increase required estimated tax payments of corporations with at least $1 billion in assets in the third quarter of 2015 by 0.25% to 121.75% of such amount.
Declares that the budgetary effects of this Act, for the purpose of complying with the Statutory Pay-As-You-Go Act of 2010, shall be determined by reference to "Budgetary Effects of PAYGO Legislation" for this Act, provided that such statement has been submitted before the vote on passage.
States that this resolution shall take effect upon its enactment or July 26, 2010, whichever occurs first.

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