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H.R. 4979: To extend the Generalized System of Preferences and to make technical changes to the competitive need limitations provision of the program.

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Sponsor and status

David Reichert

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

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Last Updated: Feb 14, 2018
Length: 5 pages
Introduced:

Feb 8, 2018

Status:

Passed House (Senate next) on Feb 13, 2018

This bill passed in the House on February 13, 2018 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

History

Feb 8, 2018
 
Introduced

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

Feb 9, 2018
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

Feb 13, 2018
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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

Pending
 
Passed Senate

Pending
 
Signed by the President

H.R. 4979 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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