H.R. 833 (97th): A bill to extend duty-free treatment to prayer shawls, bags for the keeping of prayer shawls, and certain headware used in religious observances.
Jan 13, 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.
Representative for Illinois's 4th congressional district
About the bill
- Summary (CRS)
- 1/13/1981--Introduced.Amends the Tariff Schedules of the United States to permit the duty-free entry of prayer shawls, bags for such shawls, and religious headwear.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 12, 1983
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There have been no votes related to this bill.
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