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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 18th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 13, 2015
Length: 4 pages
114th Congress, 2015–2017
This bill was introduced on February 13, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Mar 6, 2013
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1020 (113th).
Feb 13, 2015
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H.R. 978 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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