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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.
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TO AMEND H.R. 6023, A BILL AMENDING THE TRADE ACT OF 1974 TO RENEW THE AUTHORITY FOR THE OPERATION OF THE GENERALIZED SYSTEM OF PREFERENCES. THE GEPHARDT AMENDMENT REMOVES TAIWAN, HONG KONG, AND SOUTH KOREA FROM THE LIST OF COUNTRIES ELIGIBLE FOR DUTY-FREE TREATMENT UNDER THE GENERAL SYSTEM OF PREFERENCES. (MOTION FAILED).Oct 3, 1984 midnight
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Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.H.R. 3398 (Related)Omnibus Tariff and Trade Act of 1984
Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 30, 1984H.Res. 594 (rule)
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. May 27, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr6023>
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