H.R. 2378 (111th): Currency Reform for Fair Trade Act


May 13, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 29, 2010 but was never passed by the Senate.


Tim Ryan

Representative for Ohio's 17th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 29, 2010
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title VII of the Tariff Act of 1930 to clarify that countervailing duties may be imposed to address subsidies relating to a fundamentally undervalued currency of any foreign country.

Summary (CRS)

9/29/2010--Passed House amended.Currency Reform for Fair Trade Act - Section2 - Amends the Tariff Act of 1930 to include as a "countervailable subsidy" requiring action under a countervailing duty or ... Read more >

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May 13, 2009

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Sep 28, 2010
Reported by Committee

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Sep 29, 2010
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. 2378”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


159 cosponsors (113D, 46R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Sep 29, 2010 5:57 p.m.
Passed 348/79

Related Bills

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H.Res. 1674 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Sep 29, 2010

S. 3134 (Related)
Currency Exchange Rate Oversight Reform Act of 2010

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 17, 2010

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