H.R. 1518 (112th): Trade Enforcement Priorities Act

Introduced:
Apr 13, 2011 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Mark Critz
Representative for Pennsylvania's 12th congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Apr 13, 2011
Length
5 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 6007 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 30, 2010

S. 708 (Related)
Trade Enforcement Priorities Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 31, 2011

 
Status

This bill was introduced on April 13, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Apr 13, 2011
Referred to Committee Apr 13, 2011
 
Full Title

To amend section 310 of the Trade Act of 1974 to strengthen provisions relating to the identification of United States trade expansion priorities.

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Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committees

House Ways and Means

Trade

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4/13/2011--Introduced.
Trade Enforcement Priorities Act - Amends the Trade Act of 1974 to revise requirements for investigations by the United States Trade Representative (USTR) of priority foreign country practices which if eliminated will likely have the most significant potential to increase U.S. exports.
Urges the USTR, before initiating an investigation, to seek consultations with each foreign country identified as engaging in priority foreign country trade practices in order to reach a satisfactory resolution of such practices. Requires the USTR to initiate an investigation only if a satisfactory resolution has not been reached within 90 days after a report on the practices to the appropriate congressional committees.

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