Vote — Oct 9, 2015 1:24 p.m.
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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