H.R. 5188 (98th): A bill to authorize appropriations for the United States International Trade Commission, the United States Customs Service, and the Office of the United States Trade Representative for fiscal year 1985, and for other purposes.


Mar 20, 1984
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on May 1, 1984 but was never passed by the Senate.


Sam Gibbons

Representative for Florida's 7th congressional district


About the bill

Summary (CRS)

5/22/1984--Reported to Senate amended.(Reported to Senate from the Committee on Finance with amendment, S. Rept. 98-470) Amends the Tariff Act of 1930 to authorize appropriations for FY 1985 for the ... Read more >

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Mar 20, 1984

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Apr 3, 1984
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May 1, 1984
Passed House

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

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 30, 1984

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