H.R. 1020 (113th): Low Value Shipment Regulatory Modernization Act of 2013


Mar 6, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 6, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Aaron Schock

Representative for Illinois's 18th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 6, 2013
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Tariff Act of 1930 to increase and adjust for inflation the maximum value of articles that may be imported duty-free by one person on one day, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/6/2013--Introduced.Low Value Shipment Regulatory Modernization Act of 2013 - Expresses the sense of Congress that the United States Trade Representative (USTR) should encourage other countries, through bilateral, regional, and multilateral ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 6, 2013

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1020”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


242 cosponsors (149R, 93D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 978 (114th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 13, 2015

S. 489 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 7, 2013

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