H.R. 6867 (97th): A bill to change the tariff treatment with respect to certain articles, and for other purposes.


Jul 27, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 22, 1982 but was never passed by the Senate.


Sam Gibbons

Representative for Florida's 7th congressional district


About the bill

Summary (CRS)
9/22/1982--Passed House amended.(Measure passed House, amended, roll call #352 (267-125)) TitleI - Tariff Schedules AmendmentsSubtitleA - Permanent Changes in Tariff TreatmentAmends the Tariff Schedules of the United States to permit ... Read more >
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Passed House
Last Action: Sep 18, 1984

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Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 18, 1982

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Jul 27, 1982
Reported by Committee
Sep 15, 1982
Passed House
Sep 22, 1982


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