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Text of A bill to extend and modify the temporary reduction of duty on certain women’s footwear designed to be worn in ...

...be worn in lieu of, but not over, other footwear as a protection against water, oil, grease, or chemicals or cold or inclement weather.

This bill was introduced on May 9, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of May 9, 2012 (Introduced).

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112th CONGRESS

2d Session

S. 3040

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

May 9, 2012

introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance

A BILL

To extend and modify the temporary reduction of duty on certain women’s footwear designed to be worn in lieu of, but not over, other footwear as a protection against water, oil, grease, or chemicals or cold or inclement weather.

1.

Certain women’s footwear designed to be worn in lieu of, but not over, other footwear as a protection against water, oil, grease, or chemicals or cold or inclement weather

(a)

In general

Heading 9902.23.78 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (relating to certain women's footwear designed to be worn in lieu of, but not over, other footwear as a protection against water, oil, grease, or chemicals or cold or inclement weather) is amended—

(1)

in the article description, by striking $20/pair and inserting $23/pair; and

(2)

by striking the date in the effective period column and inserting 12/31/2015.

(b)

Effective date

The amendments made by subsection (a) apply to goods entered, or withdrawn from warehouse for consumption, on or after the 15th day after the date of the enactment of this Act.