H.R. 2311 (99th): A bill to provide duty-free treatment for dicofol until January 1, 1991, after the existing duty reduction for that chemical expires on September 30, 1985.


May 1, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 1, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Richard Schulze
Representative for Pennsylvania's 5th congressional district

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Summary (CRS)
5/1/1985--Introduced.Amends the Tariff Schedules of the United States to provide, through December 31, 1990, duty-free treatment of 1,1-bis (4-chlorophenyl)-2,2-2-trichloroethanol (dicofol).

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H.R. 4800 (Related)
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Passed House
Last Action: May 22, 1986

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May 1, 1985


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