H. R. 5700
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
May 9, 2012
Mr. Paulsen introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Ways and Means
To suspend temporarily the duty on certain cotton yarn of combed fibers.
Certain cotton yarn of combed fibers
Subchapter II of chapter 99 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States is amended by inserting in numerical sequence the following new heading:
|9902.01.00||Cotton yarn (other than sewing thread), containing 85 percent or more by weight of cotton, not put up for retail sale, consisting of multiple (folded) or cabled yarn, of combed fibers gassed and mercerized, measuring per single yarn less than 125 decitex but not less than 106.38 decitex (exceeding 80 metric number but not exceeding 94 metric number) (provided for in subheading 5205.46.00)||Free||No change||No change||On or before 12/31/2015|
The amendment made by subsection (a) applies to goods entered, or withdrawn from warehouse for consumption, on or after the 15th day after the date of the enactment of this Act.