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H.R. 6006 (98th): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to provide that distilled spirits originally distilled from cane in Puerto Rico or the Virgin Islands shall be exempt from restrictions imposed with respect to the cover over of excise tax revenues and to allow the full excise tax on distilled spirits to be covered over to the possessions.

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Jul 23, 1984
98th Congress (1983–1984)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 23, 1984, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.


Baltasar Corrada-del Río

Resident Commissioner for Puerto Rico

New Progressive


1 Cosponsor (1 Democrat)



Jul 23, 1984

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H.R. 6006 (98th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 6006. This is the one from the 98th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 98th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1983 to Oct 12, 1984. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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