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H.R. 1720 (99th): A bill to ensure payment of the regular duties imposed on imported ethyl alcohol and payment of the additional duty imposed on ethyl alcohol when imported for use in producing a mixture of gasoline and alcohol or used otherwise as fuel.

Sponsor and status


Mar 26, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 26, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Richard Durbin

Representative for Illinois's 20th congressional district



Mar 26, 1985

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H.R. 1720 (99th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 99th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1985 to Oct 18, 1986. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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