H.R. 6687 (96th): A bill to apply duty-free treatment under certain circumstances to articles produced in the insular possessions of the United States, and for other purposes.


Mar 4, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 4, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Melvin Evans

Delegate for Virgin Islands At Large


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3/4/1980--Introduced.Amends the Tariff Schedules of the United States to exclude from the definition of foreign material, for purposes of the duty-free treatment of products of insular possessions, materials which, at ... Read more >

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Mar 4, 1980

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