H.R. 3847 (99th): Trade Enhancement Act


Dec 3, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 3, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Bob McEwen

Representative for Ohio's 6th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Trade Act of 1974 to eliminate barriers and distortions to trade, to provide authority for a new round of trade negotiations, to promote United States exports, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

TitleI - National Trade PolicyDeclares that it is U.S. policy to:(1) eliminate or offset foreign unfair trade practices and other trade-distorting measures through enforcement of U.S. laws and rights under ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Dec 3, 1985

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3847”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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Related Bills

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S. 1860 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 20, 1985

H.R. 4800 (Related)
Trade and International Economic Policy Reform Act of 1986

Passed House
Last Action: May 22, 1986

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