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H.R. 991: Extension of the Caribbean Basin Economic Recovery Act

The text of the bill below is as of Feb 6, 2019 (Introduced).


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116th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 991

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

February 6, 2019

(for herself, Mr. Wenstrup, Ms. Bass, Mr. Schweikert, Mr. Hastings, and Mr. Lewis) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Ways and Means

A BILL

To extend certain provisions of the Caribbean Basin Economic Recovery Act until September 30, 2030, and for other purposes.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Extension of the Caribbean Basin Economic Recovery Act.

2.

Extension of the Caribbean Basin Economic Recovery Act

Section 213 of the Caribbean Basin Economic Recovery Act (19 U.S.C. 2703) is amended as follows:

(1)

Extension for certain knit apparel articles

In clause (iii) of subsection (b)(2)(A)—

(A)

in subclause (II)(cc), by striking September 30, 2020 and inserting September 30, 2030; and

(B)

in subclause (IV)(dd), by striking September 30, 2020 and inserting September 30, 2030.

(2)

Extension of limitation with respect to certain other apparel articles

In clause (iv)(II) of such subsection, by striking 18 and inserting 28.

(3)

Extension of transition period

In subsection (b)(5)(D)(i), by striking September 30, 2020 and inserting September 30, 2030.