S. 221 (98th): A bill to temporarily suspend the duty on certain menthol feedstocks until June 30, 1986.


Jan 27, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 7, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Strom Thurmond
Senator from South Carolina

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Summary (CRS)
1/27/1983--Introduced.Amends the Tariff Schedules of the United States to suspend the duty on certain menthol feedstocks until June 30, 1986.

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S. 2982 (97th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 29, 1982

H.R. 1086 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 31, 1983

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Jan 27, 1983
Reported by Committee
Nov 7, 1983


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