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 >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 27, 1982

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Sep 15, 1982
Reported by Committee

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Sep 22, 1982
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6867”). 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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Related Bills

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H.R. 6064 (98th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Passed House
Last Action: Sep 18, 1984

H.R. 6396 (Related)
A bill to provide for the duty-free treatment of certain needlecraft display models, and ...

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 18, 1982

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