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Sep 19, 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 Texas
9/19/1983--Introduced.Amends the Tariff Act of 1930 to exempt vessels designed and used primarily for transporting passengers or property from the duty on equipment and repairs made in a foreign country ... Read more >
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 16, 1983
Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 30, 1984
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