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Text of To suspend temporarily the duty on certain electric cooktops.

This bill was introduced on May 10, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of May 10, 2012 (Introduced).

Source: GPO

I

112th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 5721

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

May 10, 2012

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

A BILL

To suspend temporarily the duty on certain electric cooktops.

1.

Certain electric cooktops

(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:

9902.01.00 Electric cooktops each measuring approximately 66 cm or more but not over 91.44 cm in width, weighing approximately 10.3 kg or more but not more than 20.9 kg, having either a coil electric cooking element or smooth cooking surface with incorporated element with either 4 or 5 burners (provided for in subheading 8516.60.60)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The amendment made by subsection (a) applies to goods entered, or withdrawn from warehouse for consumption, on or after the 15th day after the date of the enactment of this Act.