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Text of To extend the temporary reduction of duty on certain footwear with uppers of vegetable fibers.

This bill was introduced on May 8, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of May 8, 2012 (Introduced).

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112th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 5617

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

May 8, 2012

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

A BILL

To extend the temporary reduction of duty on certain footwear with uppers of vegetable fibers.

1.

Certain footwear with uppers of vegetable fibers

(a)

In general

Heading 9902.13.92 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (relating to certain footwear with uppers of vegetable fibers) is amended by striking the date in the effective period column and inserting 12/31/2015.

(b)

Effective date

The amendment made by subsection (a) applies with respect to goods entered, or withdrawn from warehouse for consumption, on or after the 15th day after the date of the enactment of this Act.