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Last Action: This bill passed in the House on June 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Apr 27, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984
This bill was introduced on November 7, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Illinois
4/27/1983--Introduced.Amends the Tariff Schedules of the United States to apply duty-free treatment to imported water chestnuts and bamboo shoots. Read more >
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1158”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1158 — 98th Congress: A bill to apply duty-free treatment to imported water chestnuts and bamboo shoots.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/s1158
“S. 1158 — 98th Congress: A bill to apply duty-free treatment to imported water chestnuts and bamboo shoots..” www.GovTrack.us. 1983. November 29, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/s1158>
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