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Jul 25, 1984
98th Congress, 1983–1984
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on October 3, 1984 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Minnesota's 3rd congressional district
A bill to amend the Trade Act of 1974 to renew the authority for the operation of the Generalized System of Preferences, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6023”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 30, 1984
Last Action: Oct 1, 1984
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 6023 — 98th Congress: Generalized System of Preferences Renewal Act of 1984. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr6023
“H.R. 6023 — 98th Congress: Generalized System of Preferences Renewal Act of 1984.” www.GovTrack.us. 1984. February 8, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr6023>
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