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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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Michigan's 9th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 20, 2013
Length: 7 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on March 20, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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157 Cosponsors (114 Democrats, 43 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
“Rogers Urges Action on Chinese Currency Manipulation”
— Rep. Harold “Hal” Rogers [R-KY5] (Co-sponsor) on Apr 25, 2013
Feb 10, 2011
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 639 (112th).
Mar 20, 2013
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Feb 10, 2015
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 820 (114th).
Apr 6, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2039 (115th).
H.R. 1276 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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