S. 847 (98th): A bill to extend for five years the existing suspension of duty on crude feathers and down.


Mar 17, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 17, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Henry Heinz III

Senator from Pennsylvania


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Summary (CRS)

3/17/1983--Introduced.Amends the Tariff Schedules of the United States to extend the suspension of duty on crude feathers and down for five years. Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 17, 1983

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 847”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
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H.R. 1888 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 3, 1983

H.R. 3398 (Related)
Omnibus Tariff and Trade Act of 1984

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 30, 1984

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