S. 1717 (97th): A bill to provide for a temporary suspension of the duty on certain freight containers.
Oct 7, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 15, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Minnesota
About the bill
- Summary (CRS)
- Amends the Tariff Schedules of the United States to suspend the duty on certain freight containers until December 31, 1986.
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
- What is a bill?
The “S.” in “S. 1717” means this is a Senate 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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
- Committee Assignments
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There have been no votes related to this bill.
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