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Oct 7, 1981
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Sep 15, 1982
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1717”). 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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A bill to reduce certain duties, to suspend temporarily certain duties, to extend certain ...
Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 12, 1983
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