H.R. 2454 (97th): A bill to extend duty-free treatment to certain freight containers.
Mar 11, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 16, 1981, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Edgar “Ed” Jenkins
Representative for Georgia's 9th congressional district
About the bill
- Summary (CRS)
- 3/11/1981--Introduced.Amends the Tariff Schedules of the United States to provide for the duty-free treatment of specified freight containers.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Last Action: Nov 17, 1980
Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 12, 1983
- What is a bill?
The “H.R.” in “H.R. 2454” means this is a House of Representatives 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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There have been no votes related to this bill.
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