To make certain luggage and travel articles eligible for duty-free treatment under the Generalized System of Preferences, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 4th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 23, 2013
Length: 5 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on May 23, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Aug 2, 2012
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 6307 (112th).
May 23, 2013
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Feb 3, 2015
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 681 (114th).
H.R. 2139 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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