Text: H.R.6478 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)

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[Congressional Bills 111th Congress]
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[H.R. 6478 Introduced in House (IH)]

111th CONGRESS
  2d Session
                                H. R. 6478

   To suspend temporarily the duty on certain work footwear for men 
                          covering the ankle.


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                    IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

                            December 2, 2010

 Mr. Carnahan introduced the following bill; which was referred to the 
                      Committee on Ways and Means

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                                 A BILL


 
   To suspend temporarily the duty on certain work footwear for men 
                          covering the ankle.

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the 
United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. CERTAIN WORK FOOTWEAR FOR MEN COVERING THE ANKLE.

    (a) In General.--Subchapter II of chapter 99 of the Harmonized 
Tariff Schedule of the United States is amended by inserting in 
numerical sequence the following new heading:


``      9902.64.01  Work footwear for   Free            No change       No change       On or before 12/    ''.
                     men with outer                                                      31/2012.........
                     soles of rubber,
                     plastics, leather
                     or composition
                     leather and
                     uppers of
                     leather,
                     incorporating a
                     protective toe
                     cap of materials
                     other than metal,
                     covering the
                     ankle, but not
                     higher than 6"
                     (provided for in
                     subheading
                     6403.91.60.10)...

    (b) Effective Date.--The amendment made by subsection (a) applies 
to articles entered, or withdrawn from warehouse for consumption, on or 
after the 15th day after the date of the enactment of this Act.
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