S. 1717 (97th): A bill to provide for a temporary suspension of the duty on certain freight containers.

Introduced:

Oct 7, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 15, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

David Durenberger

Senator from Minnesota

Republican

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. Read more >
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 12, 1983

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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.

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History

Introduced
Oct 7, 1981
Reported by Committee
Sep 15, 1982

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