H.R. 2776 (98th): A bill relating to the tariff treatment of gut imported for use in the manufacture of surgical sutures.


Apr 27, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 27, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


William Ratchford
Representative for Connecticut's 5th congressional district

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S. 1265 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Nov 7, 1983

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Summary (CRS)
4/27/1983--Introduced.Amends the Tariff Schedules of the United States to lower the duty on imported gut used in the manufacture of surgical sutures.

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S. 1265 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Nov 7, 1983

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Apr 27, 1983


3 cosponsors (3D) (show)
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