Passed House — Oct 9, 2015
Last Action: On passage Passed by recorded vote: 261 - 159 (Roll no. 549).
Explanation: This bill passed in the House on October 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Sep 10, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982
This bill was introduced on September 15, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from New Jersey
9/10/1982--Introduced.Amends the Tariff Schedules of the United States to reduce the duty on caffeine to six percent ad valorem until December 31, 1983. Read more >
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2895”). 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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Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 12, 1983
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