S. 783 (99th): A bill to extend for 5 years the existing temporary duty-free treatment of double-headed latch needles.


Mar 28, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 28, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John East

Senator from North Carolina


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Summary (CRS)

3/28/1985--Introduced.Amends the Tariff Schedules of the United States to extend, through September 30, 1990, the duty-free treatment of double-headed latch needles. Read more >

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Mar 28, 1985

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1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
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H.R. 1548 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 19, 1985

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