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Feb 26, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982
This bill was introduced on September 16, 1981, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Minnesota's 3rd congressional district
2/26/1981--Introduced.Amends the Tariff Schedules of the United States to increase the value limitation applicable to informal entries of imported merchandise for personal use from $600 to $1,000. Read more >
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 12, 1983
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