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Text of the To amend section 313 of the Tariff Act of 1930 to specify articles that qualify as commercially interchangeable merchandise for ...

...interchangeable merchandise for purposes of certain duty drawback.

This bill was introduced on November 3, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of Nov 3, 2009 (Introduced).

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111th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 3988

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

November 3, 2009

introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Ways and Means

A BILL

To amend section 313 of the Tariff Act of 1930 to specify articles that qualify as commercially interchangeable merchandise for purposes of certain duty drawback.

1.

Commercially interchangeable merchandise for duty drawback purposes

(a)

In general

Section 313(j) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1313(j)) is amended by adding at the end the following new paragraph:

(5)

For purposes of this subsection, merchandise is commercially interchangeable with imported merchandise if it is classifiable under the same 8-digit subheading of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States.

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(b)

Effective date

The amendment made by subsection (a) shall apply with respect to claims filed for drawback under section 313(j) of the Tariff Act of 1930 on or after the date of the enactment of this Act.