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H.R. 4318: Miscellaneous Tariff Bill Act of 2018

About the bill

Source: Republican Policy Committee

H.R. 4318 amends the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States to temporarily modify certain rates of duty for provisions recommended by the International Trade Commission (ITC) pursuant to the new process established in the American Manufacturing and Competitiveness Act of 2016. The legislation includes more than 1,600 products that were recommended by the ITC.

Through the Miscellaneous Tariff Bill (MTB), Congress temporarily suspends or reduces tariffs on certain imports for three years. Most of these duty suspensions relate to chemicals or other inputs used by U.S ...

Sponsor and status

Kevin Brady

Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 8th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jul 26, 2018
Length: 4 pages
Introduced:

Nov 9, 2017

Status:

Passed Senate with Changes (back to House) on Jul 26, 2018

This bill has been passed in the House and the Senate, but the Senate made changes and sent it back to the House on July 26, 2018.

Prognosis:

94% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Nov 9, 2017
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Jan 16, 2018
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Jul 26, 2018
 
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Pending
 
House Approves Senate Changes

Pending
 
Signed by the President

H.R. 4318 is a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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