H.R. 4071 (112th): CHEATS Act


Feb 17, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 17, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Tammy Baldwin

Representative for Wisconsin's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 17, 2012
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About the bill

Full Title

To amend title VII of the Tariff Act of 1930 to provide that the provisions relating to countervailing duties apply to nonmarket economy countries.

Summary (CRS)

2/17/2012--Introduced.China Hurts Economic Advancement Through Subsidies Act or CHEATS Act - Amends the Tariff Act of 1930 to authorize the administering authority or the U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) to ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 17, 2012

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4071”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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S. 1267 (Related)
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Last Action: May 26, 2011

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