S. 2794 (114th): American Manufacturing Competitiveness Act of 2016

A bill to establish a process for the submission and consideration of petitions for temporary duty suspensions and reductions, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Apr 13, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Referred to Committee (Enacted Via Other Measures)

This bill was introduced on April 13, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. But provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

This bill was enacted as:

H.R. 4923: American Manufacturing Competitiveness Act of 2016
Enacted — Signed by the President on May 20, 2016. (compare text)

Orrin Hatch

Senior Senator from Utah



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Last Updated: Apr 13, 2016
Length: 24 pages


Apr 13, 2016

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S. 2794 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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