H.R. 639 (112th): Currency Reform for Fair Trade Act

Introduced:

Feb 10, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 10, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Sander Levin
Representative for Michigan's 12th congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 10, 2011
Length: 7 pages

See Instead:

S. 328 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Feb 14, 2011

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title VII of the Tariff Act of 1930 to clarify that countervailing duties may be imposed to address subsidies relating to a fundamentally undervalued currency of any foreign country.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 1276 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 20, 2013

S. 328 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 14, 2011

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History

Introduced
Feb 10, 2011

Details

Cosponsors
234 cosponsors (169D, 65R) (show)
Committee Assignments
Trade

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

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