H.R. 1744 (98th): A bill to amend the Tariff Act of 1930 to prevent the exportation or importation of certain vehicles.

Introduced:
Mar 01, 1983 (98th Congress, 1983–1984)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
See Instead:

S. 1399 (same title)
Referred to Committee — May 26, 1983

Sponsor
Fortney “Pete” Stark
Representative for California's 9th congressional district
Party
Democrat
Related Bills
S. 1399 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 26, 1983

H.R. 3398 (Related)
Omnibus Tariff and Trade Act of 1984

Signed by the President
Oct 30, 1984

 
Status

This bill was introduced on March 1, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Mar 01, 1983
Referred to Committee Mar 01, 1983
 
Summary

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Cosponsors
none
Committees

House Foreign Affairs

House Ways and Means

Trade

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Library of Congress Summary

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3/1/1983--Introduced.
Amends the Tariff Act of 1930 to provide civil penalties for persons who import, export, or attempt to import or export:
(1) any stolen self-propelled vehicle, vessel, aircraft, or part thereof; or
(2) a self-propelled vehicle or vehicle part knowing that its identification number has been altered.
Requires the forfeiture of any such vehicle or vehicle part.
Requires that persons who attempt to export a used self-propelled vehicle must present to the appropriate customs officer the vehicle and a document describing such vehicle.

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