S. 2838 (112th): A bill to extend and modify the temporary reduction of duty on viscose rayon staple fibers having a decitex of less than 5.0.


May 7, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 7, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Susan Collins

Senator from Maine



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5/7/2012--Introduced.Amends the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States to decrease temporarily the duty on viscose rayon staple fibers having a decitex of less than 5.0. Read more >

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May 7, 2012

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