H.R. 2588 (98th): A bill to amend the Tariff Act of 1930 regarding the public disclosure of certain manifest information.


Apr 19, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 19, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Donald Pease
Representative for Ohio's 13th congressional district

See Instead:

H.R. 5926 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Jun 26, 1984

S. 1409 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Jun 6, 1983

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Summary (CRS)
4/19/1983--Introduced.Amends the Tariff Act of 1930 to make available for public disclosure certain information contained in the manifests of cargo vessels arriving in the United States. Provides that such information ...

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H.R. 5926 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 26, 1984

S. 1409 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 6, 1983

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Apr 19, 1983


4 cosponsors (4D) (show)
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