H.R. 5700 (112th): To suspend temporarily the duty on certain cotton yarn of combed fibers.

112th Congress, 2011–2013. Text as of May 09, 2012 (Introduced).

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112th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 5700

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

May 9, 2012

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

A BILL

To suspend temporarily the duty on certain cotton yarn of combed fibers.

1.

Certain cotton yarn of combed fibers

(a)

In general

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:

9902.01.00Cotton 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)FreeNo changeNo changeOn or before 12/31/2015

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(b)

Effective date

The amendment made by subsection (a) applies to goods entered, or withdrawn from warehouse for consumption, on or after the 15th day after the date of the enactment of this Act.