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        MISCELLANEOUS TRADE AND TECHNICAL CORRECTIONS ACT OF 1996

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Public Law 104-295
104th Congress

                                 An Act


 
  To make technical corrections and miscellaneous amendments to trade 
              laws. <<NOTE: Oct. 11, 1996 -  [H.R. 3815]>> 

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the 
United States of America in Congress assembled, <<NOTE: Miscellaneous 
Trade and Technical Corrections Act of 1996.>> 

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE; TABLE OF CONTENTS.

    (a) <<NOTE: 19 USC 1654 note.>>  Short Title.--This Act may be cited 
as the ``Miscellaneous Trade and Technical Corrections Act of 1996''.

    (b) Table of Contents.--

Sec. 1. Short title; table of contents.
Sec. 2. Payment of duties and fees.
Sec. 3. Other technical and conforming amendments.
Sec. 4. Clarification regarding the application of customs user fees.
Sec. 5. Technical amendment to the Customs and Trade Act of 1990.
Sec. 6. Clarification of fees for certain customs services.
Sec. 7. Special rule for extending time for filing drawback claims.
Sec. 8. Treatment of entries of certain televisions.
Sec. 9. Temporary duty suspension for personal effects of participants 
           in certain world athletic events.
Sec. 10. Miscellaneous technical correction.
Sec. 11. Uruguay Round Agreements Act.
Sec. 12. Imports of civil aircraft.
Sec. 13. Technical correction to certain chemical description.
Sec. 14. Marking of certain imported articles and containers.
Sec. 15. Tariff treatment of certain silver, gold, and platinum bars.
Sec. 16. Suspension of duty on certain semimanufactured forms of gold.
Sec. 17. Elimination of East-West Trade Statistics Monitoring System.
Sec. 18. Retroactive election to reconcile entries.
Sec. 19. Tariff treatment for certain motor vehicles.
Sec. 20. Technical amendments relating to Public Law 103-465.
Sec. 21. Technical amendments relating to Public Law 103-182.
Sec. 22. Technical amendment regarding judicial review.
Sec. 23. Reliquidation of entries of warp knitting machines.
Sec. 24. Temporary suspension of duty on diclofop-methyl.
Sec. 25. Elimination of duty on 2-amino-3-chlorobenzoic acid, methyl 
           ester.
Sec. 26. Elimination of duty on 3,3'-diaminobenzidine (tetraamino 
           biphenyl).
Sec. 27. Certain unliquidated vessel repair entries.
Sec. 28. Duty on display fireworks.
Sec. 29. Personal allowance duty exemption for merchandise purchased in 
           a duty-free sales enterprise.
Sec. 30. Temporary duty suspension for certain motorcycles.
Sec. 31. Deferral of duty on certain production equipment.
Sec. 32. Temporary suspension of duty on thidiazuron.
Sec. 33. 2,3,3-trimethyl-indolenine.
Sec. 34. Bis(4-amino-3-methylcyclohexyl)-methane.
Sec. 35. Limitation on designation as beneficiary developing country.
Sec. 36. Temporary duty suspension on certain chemicals used in the 
           formulation of an HIV protease inhibitor.
Sec. 37. Treatment of certain entries of buffalo leather.
Sec. 38. Fees for certain customs services.
Sec. 39. Injury determinations for certain countervailing duty orders.
Sec. 40. Treatment of difference between collections of estimated 
           antidumping duty and final assessed duty under antidumping 
           duty order.
Sec. 41. Certain lead fuel test assemblies.

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Sec. 42. Suspension of duty on certain injection molding machines.
Sec. 43. Reliquidation of certain entries of color televisions.
Sec. 44. Articles used to provide repair and maintenance services.
Sec. 45. Yttrium oxide and cerium aluminum terbium used as luminophores.
Sec. 46. Pharmaceutical grade phospholipids.
Sec. 47. Certain structures, parts and components used in the Gemini 
           Telescopes Project, Mauna Kea, Hawaii.
Sec. 48. Articles provided to Steward Observatory.
Sec. 49. Reliquidation of certain frozen concentrated orange juice 
           entries.
Sec. 50. Twine, cordage, ropes, and cables.
Sec. 51. Suspension of duty on certain fatty acid esters.
Sec. 52. Duty suspension on a mobile bison slaughter unit.
Sec. 53. Exemption from tariffs and fees for certain aircraft parts and 
           equipment.
Sec. 54. Reliquidation of certain entries of live swine.
Sec. 55. Reliquidation of certain entries of sewing machines.
Sec. 56. Temporary duty suspension on certain textured rolled glass 
           sheets.
Sec. 57. Temporary suspension of duty on DEMT.
Sec. 58. Investigation on cattle and beef trade.
Sec. 59. Special rule for Generalized System of Preferences.

SEC. 2. PAYMENT OF DUTIES AND FEES.

    (a) Interest Accrual.--Section 505(c) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 
U.S.C. 1505(c)) is amended in the second sentence by inserting after 
``duties, fees, and interest'' the following: ``or, in a case in which a 
claim is made under section 520(d), from the date on which such claim is 
made,''.
    (b) Effective Date. <<NOTE: 19 USC 1505 note.>> --The amendment made 
by subsection (a) shall apply to claims made pursuant to section 520(d) 
of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1520(d)) on or after June 7, 1996.

SEC. 3. OTHER TECHNICAL AND CONFORMING AMENDMENTS.

    (a) In General.--
            (1) Examination of books and witnesses.--Section 509(a)(2) 
        of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1509(a)(2)) is amended by 
        striking ``(c)(1)(A)'' and inserting ``(d)(1)(A)''.
            (2) Requirement for certificate for importation of alcoholic 
        liquors aboard small vessels.--Section 7 of the Act of August 5, 
        1935 (19 U.S.C. 1707; 49 Stat. 520), is repealed.
            (3) Manifests.--Section 431(c)(1) of the Tariff Act of 1930 
        (19 U.S.C. 1431(c)(1)) is amended in the matter preceding 
        subparagraph (A) by striking ``such manifest'' and inserting ``a 
        vessel manifest''.
            (4) Penalties for certain violations.--Section 592 of the 
        Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1592) is amended--
                    (A) in subsection (a)(1), by striking ``lawful 
                duty'' and inserting ``lawful duty, tax, or fee''; and
                    (B) in subsections (b)(1)(A)(vi), (c)(2)(A)(ii), 
                (c)(3)(A)(ii), (c)(4)(A)(i), and (c)(4)(B) by striking 
                ``lawful duties'' each place it appears and inserting 
                ``lawful duties, taxes, and fees''.
            (5) Deprivation of lawful duties, taxes, or fees.--Section 
        592(d) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1592(d)) is amended 
        by striking ``or fees be restored'' and inserting ``and fees be 
        restored''.
            (6) Reconciliation treated as entry for recordkeeping.--
                    (A) Section 401(s) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 
                U.S.C. 1401(s)) is amended by inserting 
                ``recordkeeping,'' after ``reliquidation,''.
                    (B) Section 508(c)(1) of such Act (19 U.S.C. 
                1508(c)(1)) is amended by inserting ``, filing of a 
                reconciliation,'' after ``entry''.

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            (7) Extension of liquidation.--Section 504(d) of the Tariff 
        Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1504(d)) is amended--
                    (A) in the first sentence, by inserting ``, unless 
                liquidation is extended under subsection (b),'' after 
                ``shall liquidate the entry''; and
                    (B) in the second sentence, by inserting ``(other 
                than an entry with respect to which liquidation has been 
                extended under subsection (b))'' after ``Any entry''.
            (8) Exemption from duty for personal and household goods 
        accompanying returning residents.--Section 321(a)(2)(B) of the 
        Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1321(a)(2)(B)) is amended by 
        inserting ``, 9804.00.65,'' after ``9804.00.30''.
            (9) Debt collection.--Section 631(a) of the Tariff Act of 
        1930 (19 U.S.C. 1631(a)) is amended by adding at the end the 
        following new subsection:

    ``(c) Payment of Costs.--The debtor shall be assessed and pay any 
and all costs associated with collection efforts pursuant to this 
section. Notwithstanding section 3302(b) of title 31, United States 
Code, any sum so collected shall be used to pay the costs of debt 
collection services.''.
            (10) Designation of customs officer.--Section 509(b) of the 
        Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1509(b)) is amended in paragraphs 
        (3) and (4) by striking ``appropriate regional commissioner'' 
        and inserting ``officer designated pursuant to regulations''.
            (11) Review of protests.--Section 515(d) of the Tariff Act 
        of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1515(d)) is amended by striking ``district 
        director'' and inserting ``port director''.
            (12) Administrative exemptions.--Section 321(a) of the 
        Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1321(a)) is amended--
                    (A) in paragraph (1), by striking ``duties, fees, 
                and taxes actually accruing'' and inserting ``duties, 
                fees, taxes, and interest actually accruing''; and
                    (B) in paragraph (3)--
                          (i) by striking ``and taxes'' and inserting 
                      ``taxes, and interest''; and
                          (ii) by striking ``or taxes'' and inserting 
                      ``taxes, or interest''.

    (b) <<NOTE: 19 USC 1321 note.>>  Effective Date.--The amendments 
made by this section shall apply as of December 8, 1993.

SEC. 4. CLARIFICATION REGARDING THE APPLICATION OF CUSTOMS USER FEES.

    (a) In General.--Subparagraph (D) of section 13031(b)(8) of the 
Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1985 (19 U.S.C. 
58c(b)(8)(D)) is amended--
            (1) in clause (iv)--
                    (A) by striking ``subparagraph 9802.00.80 of such 
                Schedules'' and inserting ``heading 9802.00.80 of such 
                Schedule''; and
                    (B) by striking ``and'' at the end of clause (iv);
            (2) by striking the period at the end of clause (v) and 
        inserting ``; and''; and
            (3) by inserting after clause (v) the following new clause:
            ``(vi) in the case of merchandise entered from a foreign 
        trade zone (other than merchandise to which clause (v) applies), 
        be applied only to the value of the privileged or nonprivileged

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        foreign status merchandise under section 3 of the Act of June 
        18, 1934 (commonly known as the Foreign Trade Zones Act, 19 
        U.S.C. 81c).''.

    (b) <<NOTE: 19 USC 58c note.>>  Effective Date.--The amendments made 
by subsection (a) apply to--
            (1) any entry made from a foreign trade zone on or 
        after the 15th day after the date of the enactment of this Act; 
        and
            (2) any entry made from a foreign trade zone after 
        November 30, 1986, and before such 15th day if liquidation of 
        the entry was not final before such 15th day.

    (c) Application <<NOTE: 19 USC 58c note.>>  of Fees to Certain 
Agricultural 
Products.--The amendment made by section 111(b)(2)(D)(iv) of the Customs 
and Trade Act of 1990 shall apply to--
            (1) any entry made from a foreign trade zone on or after the 
        15th day after the date of the enactment of this Act; and
            (2) any entry made from a foreign trade zone after 
        November 30, 1986, and before such 15th day if the liquidation 
        of the entry was not final before such 15th day.

SEC. 5. TECHNICAL AMENDMENT TO THE CUSTOMS AND TRADE ACT OF 1990.

    Subsection (b) of section 484H of the Customs and Trade Act of 1990 
(19 U.S.C. 1553 note) is amended by striking ``, or withdrawn from 
warehouse for consumption,'' and inserting ``for transportation in 
bond''.

SEC. 6. CLARIFICATION OF FEES FOR CERTAIN CUSTOMS SERVICES.

    (a) In General.--Section 13031(b)(9)(A) of the Consolidated Omnibus 
Budget Reconciliation Act of 1985 (19 U.S.C. 58c(b)(9)(A)) is amended--
            (1) by striking ``centralized hub facility or'' in clause 
        (i); and
            (2) in clause (ii)--
                    (A) by striking ``facility--'' and inserting 
                ``facility or centralized hub facility--'',
                    (B) by striking ``customs inspectional'' in 
                subclause 
                (I), and
                    (C) by striking ``at the facility'' in subclause (I) 
                and inserting ``for the facility''.

    (b) Definitions.--Section 13031(b)(9)(B)(i) of the Consolidated 
Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1985 (19 U.S.C. 58c(b)(9)(B)(i)) is 
amended--
            (1) by striking ``, as in effect on July 30, 1990'', and
            (2) by adding at the end thereof the following new sentence: 
        ``Nothing in this paragraph shall be construed as prohibiting 
        the Secretary of the Treasury from processing merchandise that 
        is informally entered or released at any centralized hub 
        facility or express consignment carrier facility during the 
        normal operating hours of the Customs Service, subject to 
        reimbursement and payment under subparagraph (A).''.

    (c) Citation.--Section 13031(b)(9)(B)(ii) of the Consolidated 
Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1985 (19 U.S.C. 58c(b)(9)(B)(ii)) 
is amended by striking ``section 236 of the Tariff and Trade Act of 
1984'' and inserting ``section 236 of the Trade and Tariff Act of 
1984''.

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SEC. 7. SPECIAL RULE FOR EXTENDING TIME FOR FILING DRAWBACK CLAIMS.

    Section 313(r) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1313(r)) is 
amended by adding at the end the following:
            ``(3)(A) The Customs Service may, notwithstanding the 
        limitation set forth in paragraph (1), extend the time for 
        filing a drawback claim for a period not to exceed 18 months, 
        if--
                    ``(i) the claimant establishes to the satisfaction 
                of the Customs Service that the claimant was unable to 
                file the drawback claim because of an event declared by 
                the 
                President to be a major disaster on or after January 1, 
                1994; and
                    ``(ii) the claimant files a request for such 
                extension with the Customs Service--
                          ``(I) within 1 year from the last day of the 
                      3-year period referred to in paragraph (1), or
                          ``(II) within 1 year after the date of the 
                      enactment of this paragraph,
                whichever is later.
            ``(B) If an extension is granted with respect to a request 
        filed under this paragraph, the periods of time for retaining 
        records set forth in subsection (t) of this section and section 
        508(c)(3) shall be extended for an additional 18 months or, in a 
        case to which subparagraph (A)(ii) applies, for a period not to 
        exceed 1 year from the date the claim is filed.
            ``(C) For purposes of this paragraph, the term `major 
        disaster' has the meaning given that term in section 102(2) of 
        the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance 
        Act (42 U.S.C. 5122(2)).''.

SEC. 8. TREATMENT OF ENTRIES OF CERTAIN TELEVISIONS.

    (a) In General.--Notwithstanding sections 514 and 520 of the Tariff 
Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1514 and 1520), or any other provision of law, 
the United States Customs Service shall, not later than 90 days after 
the date of the enactment of this Act, liquidate or reliquidate those 
entries made at New York, New York, which are listed in subsection (c), 
in accordance with the final results of the administrative review, 
covering the period from May 1, 1984, through March 31, 1985, conducted 
by the International Trade Administration of the Department of Commerce 
for such entries (case number A-580-008).
    (b) Payment of Amounts Owed.--Any amounts owed by the United States 
pursuant to the liquidation or reliquidation of an entry under 
subsection (a) shall be paid by the Customs Service within 90 days after 
such liquidation or reliquidation.
    (c) Entry List.--The entries referred to in subsection (a) are the 
following:

 
                Entry Number                   Date of Entry
 
            84-4426808..........  August 29, 1984
            84-4427823..........  September 4, 1984
            84-4077985..........  July 25, 1984
            84-4080859..........  August 3, 1984
            84-4080817..........  August 3, 1984
            84-4077723..........  August 1, 1984

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            84-4075194..........  July 10, 1984
            84-4076481..........  July 17, 1984
            84-4080930..........  August 9, 1984.
 

SEC. 9. TEMPORARY DUTY SUSPENSION FOR PERSONAL EFFECTS OF PARTICIPANTS 
            IN CERTAIN WORLD ATHLETIC EVENTS.

    (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:

      

``     9902.98.05      Any of the          Free         No change         Free              On or before
                        following                                                           2/1/99            ''
                        articles not                                                                           .
                        intended for sale
                        or distribution
                        to the public:
                        personal effects
                        of aliens who are
                        participants in,
                        officials of, or
                        accredited
                        members of
                        delegations to,
                        the 1998 Goodwill
                        Games, and of
                        persons who are
                        immediate family
                        members of or
                        servants to any
                        of the foregoing
                        persons;
                        equipment and
                        materials
                        imported in
                        connection with
                        the foregoing
                        event by or on
                        behalf of the
                        foregoing persons
                        or the organizing
                        committee of such
                        event; articles
                        to be used in
                        exhibitions
                        depicting the
                        culture of a
                        country
                        participating in
                        such event; and,
                        if consistent
                        with the
                        foregoing, such
                        other articles as
                        the Secretary of
                        the Treasury may
                        allow............

    (b) Taxes and Fees Not To Apply.--The articles described in heading 
9902.98.05 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (as 
added by subsection (a)) shall be free of taxes and fees which may be 
otherwise applicable.
    (c) Effective Date.--The amendment made by this section 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.

SEC. 10. MISCELLANEOUS TECHNICAL CORRECTION.

    Section 313(s)(2)(B) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 
1313(s)(2)(B)) is amended by striking ``successor'' each place it 
appears and inserting ``predecessor''.

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SEC. 11. URUGUAY ROUND AGREEMENTS ACT.

    Section 405(b) of the Uruguay Round Agreements Act (19 U.S.C. 
3602(b)) is amended--
            (1) in paragraph (1) by striking ``1(a)'' and inserting 
        ``1(b)''; and
            (2) in paragraph (2) by striking ``1(b)'' and inserting 
        ``1(a)''.

SEC. 12. IMPORTS OF CIVIL AIRCRAFT.

    General Note 6 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United 
States is amended to read as follows:
    ``6. Articles Eligible for Duty-Free Treatment Pursuant to the 
Agreement on Trade in Civil Aircraft.
            ``(a) Whenever a product is entered under a provision for 
        which the rate of duty `Free (C)' appears in the `Special' sub-
        column and a claim for such rate of duty is made, the importer--
                    ``(i) shall maintain such supporting documentation 
                as the Secretary of the Treasury may require; and
                    ``(ii) shall be deemed to certify that the imported 
                article is a civil aircraft, or has been imported for 
                use in a civil aircraft and will be so used.
        The importer may amend the entry or file a written statement to 
        claim a free rate of duty under this note at any time before the 
        liquidation of the entry becomes final, except that, 
        notwithstanding section 505(c) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 
        U.S.C. 1505(c)), any refund resulting from any such claim shall 
        be without interest.
            ``(b)(i) For purposes of the tariff schedule, the term 
        `civil aircraft' means any aircraft, aircraft engine, or ground 
        flight simulator (including parts, components, and subassemblies 
        thereof)--
                    ``(A) that is used as original or replacement 
                equipment in the design, development, testing, 
                evaluation, manufacture, repair, maintenance, 
                rebuilding, modification, or conversion of aircraft; and
                    ``(B)(1) that is manufactured or operated pursuant 
                to a certificate issued by the Administrator of the 
                Federal Aviation Administration (hereafter referred to 
                as the `FAA') under section 44704 of title 49, United 
                States Code, or pursuant to the approval of the 
                airworthiness authority in the country of exportation, 
                if such approval is recognized by the FAA as an 
                acceptable substitute for such an FAA certificate;
                    ``(2) for which an application for such certificate 
                has been submitted to, and accepted by, the 
                Administrator of the FAA by an existing type and 
                production certificate holder pursuant to section 44702 
                of title 49, United States Code, and regulations 
                promulgated thereunder; or
                    ``(3) for which an application for such approval or 
                certificate will be submitted in the future by an 
                existing type and production certificate holder, pending 
                the completion of design or other technical requirements 
                stipulated by the Administrator of the FAA.
            ``(ii) The term `civil aircraft' does not include any 
        aircraft, aircraft engine, or ground flight simulator (or parts, 
        components, and subassemblies thereof) purchased for use by the 
        Department of Defense or the United States Coast Guard,

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        unless such aircraft, aircraft engine, or ground flight 
        simulator (or parts, components, and subassemblies thereof) 
        satisfies the requirements of subdivisions (i)(A) and (i)(B) (1) 
        or (2).
            ``(iii) Subdivision (i)(B)(3) shall apply only to such 
        quantities of the parts, components, and subassemblies as are 
        required to meet the design and technical requirements 
        stipulated by the Administrator. The Commissioner of Customs may 
        require the importer to estimate the quantities of parts, 
        components, and subassemblies covered for purposes of such 
        subdivision.''.

SEC. 13. TECHNICAL CORRECTION TO CERTAIN CHEMICAL 
            DESCRIPTION.

    (a) Amendment to Subheading 2933.90.02.--The article description for 
subheading 2933.90.02 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United 
States is amended by striking ``(Quizalofop ethyl)''.
    (b) Effective Date.--
            (1) General rule.--The amendment made by this section 
        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.
            (2) Retroactive provision.--Notwithstanding section 514 of 
        the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1514) or any other provision 
        of law, upon proper request (which includes sufficient 
        information to identify and locate the entry) filed with the 
        Customs Service on or before the date that is 180 days after the 
        date of the enactment of this Act, any entry, or withdrawal from 
        warehouse for consumption, of an article that occurred--
                    (A) after December 31, 1994, and before the date 
                that is 15 days after the date of the enactment of this 
                Act, and
                    (B) with respect to which there would have been no 
                duty or a lesser duty if the amendment made by 
                subsection (a) applied to such entry or withdrawal,
        shall be liquidated or reliquidated as though such amendment 
        applied to such entry or withdrawal.

SEC. 14. MARKING OF CERTAIN IMPORTED ARTICLES AND 
            CONTAINERS.

    (a) In General.--Section 304 of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 
1304) is amended--
            (1) by redesignating subsections (f), (g), (h), and (i) as 
        subsections (h), (i), (j), and (k), respectively, and
            (2) by inserting after subsection (e) the following new 
        subsections:

    ``(f) Marking of Certain Coffee and Tea Products.--The marking 
requirements of subsections (a) and (b) shall not apply to articles 
described in subheadings 0901.21, 0901.22, 0902.10, 0902.20, 0902.30, 
0902.40, 2101.10, and 2101.20 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the 
United States, as in effect on January 1, 1995.
    ``(g) Marking of Spices.--The marking requirements of subsections 
(a) and (b) shall not apply to articles provided for under subheadings 
0904.11, 0904.12, 0904.20, 0905.00, 0906.10, 0906.20, 0907.00, 0908.10, 
0908.20, 0908.30, 0909.10, 0909.20, 0909.30, 0909.40, 0909.50, 0910.10, 
0910.20, 0910.30, 0910.40, 0910.50, 0910.91, 0910.99, 1106.20, 1207.40, 
1207.50, 1207.91, 1404.90, and 3302.10, and items classifiable in 
categories 0712.90.60,

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0712.90.8080, 1209.91.2000, 1211.90.2000, 1211.90.8040, 1211.90.8050, 
1211.90.8090, 2006.00.3000, 2918.13.2000, 3203.00.8000, 3301.90.1010, 
3301.90.1020, and 3301.90.1050 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the 
United States, as in effect on January 1, 1995.''.
    (b) Conforming Amendment.--Section 304(i) <<NOTE: 19 USC 1304.>>  of 
such Act, as redesignated by subsection (a)(1), is amended by striking 
``subsection (f)'' and inserting ``subsection (h)''.

    (c) <<NOTE: 19 USC 1304 note.>>  Effective Date.--The amendments 
made by this section apply to goods entered, or withdrawn from warehouse 
for consumption, on or after the date of the enactment of this Act.

SEC. 15. TARIFF TREATMENT OF CERTAIN SILVER, GOLD, AND 
            PLATINUM BARS.

    (a) In General.--Subchapter II of chapter 71 of the Harmonized 
Tariff Schedule of the United States is amended--
            (1) by striking subheading 7106.92.00 and inserting in 
        numerical sequence the following new subheadings and superior 
        text thereto, with such text having the same degree of 
        indentation as subheading 7106.91:
      

``       7106.92             Semimanufactured
                              :
         7106.92.10           Rectangular or   Free                                      Free
                               near-
                               rectangular
                               shapes,
                               containing
                               99.5 percent
                               or more by
                               weight of
                               silver and not
                               otherwise
                               marked or
                               decorated than
                               with weight,
                               purity, or
                               other
                               identifying
                               information...
         7106.92.50           Other..........  4.8%                 Free (A*, CA, E,     65%
                                                                     IL, J, MX)                               ''
                                                                                                               ;

            (2) by striking subheading 7108.13.50 and inserting in 
        numerical sequence the following new subheadings and superior 
        text thereto, with such text having the same degree of 
        indentation as subheading 7108.13.10:
      

``                          Other:
        7108.13.55           Rectangular or   Free                                      Free
                              near-
                              rectangular
                              shapes,
                              containing
                              99.5 percent
                              or more by
                              weight of gold
                              and not
                              otherwise
                              marked or
                              decorated than
                              with weight,
                              purity, or
                              other
                              identifying
                              information...
        7108.13.70           Other..........  6.6%                 Free (CA, E, IL, J,  65%                    '
                                                                    MX)                                       ';

        and
            (3) by striking subheadings 7115.90.10 through 7115.90.50 
        and inserting in numerical sequence the following new 
        subheadings and superior text, with the article description for 


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        subheading 7115.90.05 having the same degree of indentation as 
        the article description for subheading 7116.10.10:
      

``       7115.90.05          Articles of       Free                                      Free
                              precious metal,
                              in rectangular
                              or near-
                              rectangular
                              shapes,
                              containing 99.5
                              percent or more
                              by weight of a
                              precious metal
                              and not
                              otherwise
                              marked or
                              decorated than
                              with weight,
                              purity, or
                              other
                              identifying
                              information....
                             Other:
         7115.90.30           Of gold,         6.2%                 Free (A*, CA, E,     110%
                               including                             IL, J, MX)
                               metal clad
                               with gold.....
         7115.90.40           Of silver,       4.8%                 Free (A*, CA, E,     65%
                               including                             IL, J, MX)
                               metal clad
                               with silver
         7115.90.60           Other..........  6.4%                 Free (A, CA, E, IL,
                                                                     J, MX)              65%                  ''

    (b) Conforming Amendments.--General note 4(d) of the Harmonized 
Tariff Schedule of the United States is amended--
            (1) by striking ``7106.92.00 Chile'' and inserting 
        ``7106.92.50 Chile''; and
            (2) by striking ``7115.90.10 Argentina'' and ``7115.90.20 
        Argentina'' and inserting ``7115.90.30 Argentina'' and 
        ``7115.90.40 Argentina'', respectively.

    (c) Staged Rate Reductions.--Any staged rate reduction that was 
proclaimed by the President before the date of the enactment of this Act 
to take effect on or after the date of the enactment of this Act--
            (1) of a rate of duty set forth in subheading 7106.92.00 of 
        the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States shall apply 
        to the corresponding rate of duty in subheading 7106.92.50 of 
        such Schedule (as added by subsection (a)(1));
            (2) of a rate of duty set forth in subheading 7108.13.50 
        shall apply to the corresponding rate of duty in subheading 
        7108.13.70 of such Schedule (as added by subsection (a)(2));
            (3) of a rate of duty set forth in subheading 7115.90.10 
        shall apply to the corresponding rate of duty in subheading 
        7115.90.30 of such Schedule (as added by subsection (a)(3));
            (4) of a rate of duty set forth in subheading 7115.90.20 
        shall apply to the corresponding rate of duty in subheading 
        7115.90.40 of such Schedule (as added by subsection (a)(3)); and
            (5) of a rate of duty set forth in subheading 7115.90.50 
        shall apply to the corresponding rate of duty in subheading 
        7115.90.60 of such Schedule (as added by subsection (a)(3)).

    (d) Effective Date.--The amendments made by this section shall apply 
with respect to goods that are entered, or withdrawn from warehouse for 
consumption, on or after the date that is 15 days after the date of 
enactment of this Act.

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SEC. 16. SUSPENSION OF DUTY ON CERTAIN SEMIMANUFACTURED FORMS OF GOLD.

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

      

         ``    9902.71.08       Wire containing  Free        No change        No change       On or before
                                 99.9 percent                                                  12/31/2000     ''
                                 or more by                                                                    .
                                 weight of gold
                                 and with
                                 dopants added
                                 to control
                                 wirebonding
                                 characteristic
                                 s, having a
                                 diameter of
                                 0.05
                                 millimeters or
                                 less, for use
                                 in the
                                 manufacture of
                                 diodes,
                                 transistors,
                                 and similar
                                 semiconductor
                                 devices or
                                 electronic
                                 integrated
                                 circuits......

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

SEC. 17. ELIMINATION OF EAST-WEST TRADE STATISTICS MONITORING SYSTEM.

    Section 410 of the Trade Act of 1974 (19 U.S.C. 2440) is repealed.

SEC. 18. RETROACTIVE ELECTION TO RECONCILE ENTRIES.

    (a) Definition of Entry Reconciliation.--The first sentence of 
section 401(s) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1401(s)) is amended 
to read as follows: ``The term `reconciliation' means an electronic 
process, initiated at the request of an importer, under which the 
elements of an entry (other than those elements related to the 
admissibility of the merchandise) that are undetermined at the time the 
importer files or transmits the documentation or information required by 
section 484(a)(1)(B), or the import activity summary statement, are 
provided to the Customs Service at a later time.''.
    (b) Reconciliation Requirements.--Section 484(b)(1) (19 U.S.C. 
1484(b)(1)) of such Act is amended by striking the first and second 
sentences and inserting the following: ``A party may

[[Page 110 STAT. 3525]]

elect to file a reconciliation with regard to such entry elements as are 
identified by the party pursuant to regulations prescribed by the 
Secretary. If the party so elects, the party shall declare that a 
reconciliation will be filed. The declaration shall be made in such 
manner as the Secretary shall prescribe and at the time the 
documentation or information required by subsection (a)(1)(B) or the 
import activity summary statement is filed with, or transmitted to, the 
Customs Service, or at such later time as the Customs Service may, in 
its discretion, permit. The reconciliation shall be filed by the 
importer of record at such time and in such manner as the Secretary 
prescribes but not later than 15 months after the date the importer 
declares his intent to file the reconciliation. In the case of 
reconciling issues relating to the assessment of antidumping and 
countervailing duties, the reconciliation shall be filed not later than 
90 days after the date the Customs Service advises the importer that the 
period of review for antidumping or countervailing duty purposes has 
been completed.''.

SEC. 19. TARIFF TREATMENT FOR CERTAIN MOTOR VEHICLES.

    General Note 3 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the 
United States is amended by adding at the end the following new 
subdivision:
    ``(d) Certain Motor Vehicles Manufactured in Foreign Trade Zones.
            ``(i) Duty imposed. Notwithstanding any other provision of 
        law, the duty imposed on a qualified article shall be the amount 
        determined by multiplying the applicable foreign value content 
        of such article by the applicable rate of duty for such article.
            ``(ii) Qualified article. For purposes of this subdivision, 
        the term `qualified article' means an article that is--
                    ``(A) classifiable under any of subheadings 8702.10 
                through 8704.90 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the 
                United States,
                    ``(B) produced or manufactured in a foreign trade 
                zone before January 1, 1996,
                    ``(C) exported therefrom to a NAFTA country (as 
                defined in section 2(4) of the North American Free Trade 
                Agreement Implementation Act (19 U.S.C. 3301(4)), and
                    ``(D) subsequently imported from that NAFTA country 
                into the customs territory of the United States--
                                    ``(I) on or after the effective date 
                                of this subdivision, or
                                    ``(II) on or after January 1, 1994, 
                                and before such effective date, if the 
                                entry of such article is unliquidated, 
                                under protest, or in litigation, or 
                                liquidation is otherwise not final on 
                                such effective date.
            ``(iii)  Applicable foreign value content.
                    ``(A) Applicable foreign value content. For purposes 
                of this subdivision, the term `applicable foreign value 
                content' means the amount determined by multiplying the 
                value of a qualified article by the applicable 
                percentage.
                    ``(B) Applicable percentage. The term `applicable 
                percentage' means the FTZ percentage for the article 
                plus 5 percentage points.

[[Page 110 STAT. 3526]]

            ``(iv) Other definitions and special rules. For purposes of 
        this subdivision--
                    ``(A) FTZ percentage. The FTZ percentage for a 
                qualified article shall be the percentage determined in 
                accordance with subparagraph (I), (II), or (III) of this 
                paragraph, whichever is applicable.
                          ``(I) Report for year published. If, at the 
                      time a qualified article is entered, the FTZ 
                      Annual Report for the year in which the article 
                      was manufactured has been published, the FTZ 
                      percentage for the article shall be the percentage 
                      of foreign status merchandise set forth in that 
                      report for the subzone in which the qualified 
                      article was manufactured, or if not manufactured 
                      in a subzone, the foreign trade zone in which the 
                      qualified article was manufactured.
                          ``(II) Report for year not published. If, at 
                      the time a qualified article is entered, the FTZ 
                      Annual Report for the year in which the article 
                      was manufactured has not been published, the FTZ 
                      percentage for the article shall be the percentage 
                      of foreign status merchandise set forth in the 
                      most recently published FTZ Annual Report for the 
                      subzone in which the article was manufactured, or 
                      if not manufactured in a subzone, the foreign 
                      trade zone in which the qualified article was 
                      manufactured.
                    ``(B) Applicable rate of duty. The term `applicable 
                duty rate' means the rate of duty set forth in any of 
                subheadings 8702.10 through 8704.90 of the Harmonized 
                Tariff Schedule of the United States that is applicable 
                to the qualified article and which would apply to the 
                article if the article were directly entered for 
                consumption into the United States from the foreign 
                trade zone with non-privileged foreign status having 
                been claimed for all foreign merchandise used in the 
                manufacture or production of the qualified article.
                    ``(C) Foreign trade zone; subzone. The terms 
                `foreign trade zone' and `subzone' mean a zone or 
                subzone 
                established pursuant to the Act of June 18, 1934, 
                commonly known as the Foreign Trade Zones Act (19 U.S.C. 
                81a et seq.).
                    ``(D) FTZ annual report. The term `FTZ Annual 
                Report' means the Annual Report to the Congress 
                published in accordance with section 16 of the Foreign 
                Trade Zones Act (19 U.S.C. 81p(c)).
                    ``(E) Non-privileged foreign status. The term `non-
                privileged foreign status' means that privilege has not 
                been requested with respect to an article pursuant to 
                section 3 of the Foreign Trade Zones Act.''.

SEC. 20. TECHNICAL AMENDMENTS RELATING TO PUBLIC LAW 
            103-465.

    (a) Title I.--
            (1) Section 516A(a)(2)(A)(i)(I) of the Tariff Act of 1930 
        (19 U.S.C. 1516a(a)(2)(A)(i)(I)) is amended by adding a comma 
        after ``subparagraph (B)''.

[[Page 110 STAT. 3527]]

            (2) Section 132 of the Uruguay Round Agreements Act (19 
        U.S.C. 3552) is amended by striking ``title'' and inserting 
        ``section''.

    (b) Title II.--
            (1)(A) The item relating to section 221 in the table of 
        contents of the Uruguay Round Agreements Act is amended to read 
        as follows:

``Sec. 221. Special rules for review of determinations.''.

            (B) The section heading for section 221 of that Act is 
        amended to read as follows:

``SEC. 221. SPECIAL RULES FOR REVIEW OF DETERMINATIONS.''.

            (2) Section 270(a)(2)(B) of the Uruguay Round Agreements 
        Act <<NOTE: 19 USC 1677-1.>>  is amended by striking 
        ``771(A)(c)'' and inserting ``771A(c)''.
            (3) Section 702(c)(5) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 
        1671a(c)(5)) is amended by striking ``(b)(1)(A)'' and inserting 
        ``(b)(1)''.
            (4) Section 732(c)(5) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 
        1673a(c)(5)) is amended by striking ``(b)(1)(A)'' and inserting 
        ``(b)(1)''.
            (5) Section 212(b)(1)(C)(i)(I) of the Uruguay Round 
        Agreements Act <<NOTE: 19 USC 1671b.>>  is amended by striking 
        ``the petition'' and inserting ``a petition''.
            (6) Section 214(b)(2)(A)(i)(II) of the Uruguay Round 
        Agreements Act <<NOTE: 19 USC 1673d.>>  is amended by striking 
        ``the merchandise'' and inserting ``merchandise''.
            (7) Section 771(16)(B)(i) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 
        U.S.C. 1677(16)(B)(i)) is amended by striking ``merchandise 
        which is the subject of the investigation'' and inserting 
        ``subject merchandise''.
            (8) Section 732(e)(1) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 
        1673a(e)(1)) is amended by striking ``the the'' and inserting 
        ``the''.
            (9) Section 233(a)(6)(C) of the Uruguay Round Agreements 
        Act <<NOTE: 19 USC 1673a.>>  is amended by inserting ``each 
        place it appears'' after ``commence''.
            (10) Section 261(d)(1)(A)(ii) of the Uruguay Round 
        Agreements Act <<NOTE: 19 USC 2192.>>  is amended by inserting 
        after ``is amended'' the following: ``by striking `as follows:' 
        and inserting a comma and''.
            (11) Section 261(d)(1)(B)(ii)(I) of the Uruguay Round 
        Agreements Act <<NOTE: 19 USC 1337.>>  is amended by inserting 
        ``of'' after ``section 303 or''.
            (12) Section 337(b)(3) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 
        1337(b)(3)) is amended in the first sentence by striking ``such 
        section and''.
            (13) Section 281(h)(4) of the Uruguay Round Agreements 
        Act <<NOTE: 19 USC 3571.>>  is amended by striking ``(A),''.
            (14) Section 771(30) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 
        1677(30)) is amended by striking ``agreement'' and inserting 
        ``Agreement''.
            (15) Section 705(c)(1)(B)(i)(II) of the Tariff Act of 1930 
        (19 U.S.C. 1671d(c)(1)(B)(i)(II)) is amended by inserting 
        ``section'' after ``if''.
            (16) Section 282(d) of the Uruguay Round Agreements Act (19 
        U.S.C. 3572(d)) is amended by aligning the text of the last 
        sentence with the text of the first sentence.

[[Page 110 STAT. 3528]]

            (17) Section 783(f) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 
        1677n(f)) is amended by striking ``subsection (d)'' and 
        inserting ``subsection (e)''.

    (c) Title III.--
            (1) <<NOTE: 19 USC 2416.>>  Section 314(e) of the Uruguay 
        Round Agreements Act is amended in the matter proposed to be 
        inserted as section 306(b)(1) of the Trade Act of 1974, by 
        striking the closed quotation marks and second period at the 
        end.
            (2) Section 321(a)(1)(C)(i) of the Uruguay Round Agreements 
        Act <<NOTE: 19 USC 1337.>>  is amended to read as follows:
                          ``(i) in the first sentence by striking `such 
                      Act' and inserting `such subtitle'; and''.
            (3) Section 592A(a)(3) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 
        1592A(a)(3)) <<NOTE: 19 USC 1592a.>>  is amended by striking 
        ``list under paragraph (2)'' and inserting ``list under 
        paragraph (1)''.
            (4) Section 301(c)(4) of the Trade Act of 1974 (19 U.S.C. 
        2411(c)(4)) is amended by striking ``paragraph (1)(C)(iii)'' and 
        inserting ``paragraph (1)(D)(iii)''.
            (5) Section 202(d)(4)(A)(i) of the Trade Act of 1974 (19 
        U.S.C. 2252(d)(4)(A)(i)) is amended by striking ``section 
        202(b)'' and inserting ``subsection (b)''.
            (6) Section 304(a)(3)(A) of the Trade Act of 1974 (19 U.S.C. 
        2414(a)(3)(A)) is amended by inserting ``Rights'' after 
        ``Intellectual Property''.
            (7) Section 331 of the Uruguay Round Agreements Act (19 
        U.S.C. 3591) is amended by striking ``, as defined in section 
        2(9) of the Uruguay Round Implementation Act,''.
            (8) Section 204 of the Agricultural Act of 1956 (7 U.S.C. 
        1854) is amended in the second sentence by striking 
        ``Implementation'' and inserting ``Agreements''.
            (9) Section 334(b)(1)(B)(ii) of the Uruguay Round Agreements 
        Act (19 U.S.C. 3592(b)(1)(B)(ii)) is amended by striking 
        ``possession,'' and inserting ``possession;''.
            (10) Section 305(d)(2) of the Trade Agreements Act of 1979 
        (19 U.S.C. 2515(d)(2)) is amended--
                    (A) by striking ``or'' after the semicolon at the 
                end of subparagraph (B); and
                    (B) in subparagraph (C) by striking the period at 
                the end and inserting a semicolon.
            (11) Section 304 of the Trade Agreements Act of 1979 (19 
        U.S.C. 2514) is amended--
                    (A) in subsection (a) by striking the comma after 
                ``XXIV(7)''; and
                    (B) in subsection (c)--
                          (i) by striking the comma after ``XXIV(7)''; 
                      and
                          (ii) by striking the comma after ``XIX(5)''.
            (12) Section 308(4)(D) of the Trade Agreements Act of 1979 
        (19 U.S.C. 2518(4)(D)) is amended by striking ``the the'' and 
        inserting ``the''.
            (13) Section 305(g) of the Trade Agreements Act of 1979 (19 
        U.S.C. 2515(g)) is amended--
                    (A) in paragraph (1)--
                          (i) by striking ``of such subsection'' and 
                      inserting ``of subsection (d)(2)''; and
                          (ii) by inserting ``of subsection (d)(2)'' 
                      after ``(as the case may be)''; and
                    (B) in paragraph (3)--

[[Page 110 STAT. 3529]]

                          (i) by striking ``the the'' and inserting 
                      ``the''; and
                          (ii) by inserting ``of subsection (d)(2)'' 
                      after ``(as the case may be)''.
            (14) Section 402(4) of the Trade Agreements Act of 1979 (19 
        U.S.C. 2532(4)) is amended by inserting a comma after ``system, 
        if any''.
            (15) Section 414(b)(1) of the Trade Agreements Act of 1979 
        (19 U.S.C. 2544(b)(1)) is amended by striking ``procedures,,'' 
        each place it appears and inserting ``procedures,''.
            (16) Section 451(6)(A) of the Trade Agreements Act of 1979 
        (19 U.S.C. 2571(6)(A)) is amended by striking ``Members.'' and 
        inserting ``Members; and''.

    (d) Title IV.--
            (1) Section 492(c) of the Trade Agreements Act of 1979 (19 
        U.S.C. 2578a(c)) is amended by striking ``phystosanitary'' and 
        inserting ``phytosanitary''.
            (2) Section 412(b) of the Uruguay <<NOTE: 108 Stat. 
        4964.>> Round Agreements Act is amended by striking ``1853'' and 
        inserting ``972''.

    (e) Title V.--
            (1) Section 154(c)(2) of title 35, United States Code, is 
        amended in the matter preceding subparagraph (A) by striking 
        ``Acts'' and inserting ``acts''.
            (2) Section 104A(h)(3) of title 17, United States Code, is 
        amended by striking ``section 104A(g)'' and inserting 
        ``subsection (g)''.

    (f) Title VI.--
            (1) Section 141(c)(1)(D) of the Trade Act of 1974 (19 U.S.C. 
        2171(c)(1)(D)) is amended by striking the second comma after 
        ``World Trade Organization''.
            (2) Section 601(b)(1)(B) of the Uruguay Round Agreements Act 
        (19 U.S.C. 2465 note) is amended by striking ``such date of 
        enactment'' and inserting ``the date of the enactment of this 
        Act''.
            (3) The heading for section 1106 of the Omnibus Trade and 
        Competitiveness Act of 1988 (19 U.S.C. 2905) is amended by 
        striking ``for the wto'' and inserting ``or the wto''.

SEC. 21. TECHNICAL AMENDMENTS RELATING TO PUBLIC LAW 
            103-182.

    (a) Title II.--
            (1) Section 13031(b)(10)(A) of the Consolidated Omnibus 
        Budget Reconciliation Act of 1985 (19 U.S.C. 58c(b)(10)(A)) is 
        amended--
                    (A) by striking ``Agreement)'' and inserting 
                ``Agreement Implementation Act of 1988)''; and
                    (B) by striking ``section 403'' and inserting 
                ``article 403''.
            (2) Section 202 of the North American Free Trade 
        Agreement Implementation Act (19 U.S.C. 3332) is amended--
                    (A) in subsection (m)(4)(C) by striking ``(o)'' and 
                inserting ``(p)''; and
                    (B) in subsection (p)(18) by striking ``federal 
                government'' and inserting ``Federal Government''.

    (b) Title III.--
            (1) Section 351(b)(2) of the North American Free Trade 
        Agreement Implementation Act <<NOTE: 19 USC 2541.>>  is amended 
        by striking ``Agreement Act'' and inserting ``Agreements Act''.

[[Page 110 STAT. 3530]]

            (2) Section 411(c) of the Trade Agreements Act of 1979 (19 
        U.S.C. 2541(c)) is amended by striking ``Special 
        Representatives'' and inserting ``Trade Representative''.
            (3) Section 316 of the North American Free Trade Agreement 
        Implementation Act (19 U.S.C. 3381) is amended by striking 
        ``subsection 202(d)(1)(C)(i)'' and inserting ``subsection 
        (d)(1)(C)(i)''.
            (4) Section 309(c) of the North American Free Trade 
        Agreement Implementation Act (19 U.S.C. 3358(c)) is amended in 
        paragraphs (1) and (2) by striking ``column 1--General'' and 
        inserting ``column 1 general''.

    (c) Title IV.--
            (1) Section 402(d)(3) of the North American Free Trade 
        Agreement Implementation Act (19 U.S.C. 3432(d)(3)) is 
        amended in the matter preceding subparagraph (A) by striking 
        ``(c)(4)'' and inserting ``subsection (c)(4)''.
            (2) Section 407(e)(2) of the North American Free Trade 
        Agreement Implementation Act (19 U.S.C. 3437(e)(2)) is 
        amended by striking ``petition,'' and inserting ``petition;''.
            (3) Section 516A(g)(12)(D) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 
        U.S.C. 1516a(g)(12)(D)) is amended--
                    (A) by striking ``(D)(i)'' and inserting ``(D)''; 
                and
                    (B) by striking ``If the Trade Representative'' and 
                inserting ``(i) If the Trade Representative''.
            (4) Section 415(b)(2) of the North American Free Trade 
        Agreement Implementation Act (19 U.S.C. 3451(b)(2)) is amended 
        by striking ``under 516A(a)'' and inserting ``under section 
        516A(a)''.

    (d) Title V.--Section 219 of the Caribbean Basin Economic Recovery 
Act (19 U.S.C. 2707) is amended--
            (1) in subsection (b)(1) by striking ``Hemisphere,'' and 
        inserting ``Hemisphere;''; and
            (2) in paragraphs (1) and (2) of subsection (h) by striking 
        ``Center,'' and inserting ``Center;''.

    (e) Title VI.--
            (1) Section 3126 of the Revised Statutes of the United 
        States (19 U.S.C. 293) is amended by striking ``or both'' and 
        inserting ``or both,''.
            (2) Section 3127 of the Revised Statutes of the United 
        States (19 U.S.C. 294) is amended by striking ``conveyed a 
        United States'' and inserting ``conveyed in a United States''.
            (3) Section 436(a)(2) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 
        1436(a)(2)) is amended--
                    (A) by striking ``431(e)'' and inserting ``431''; 
                and
                    (B) by striking ``or'' after the semicolon at the 
                end.
            (4) Section 313 of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1313) 
        is amended--
                    (A) in subsection (j)(2) by realigning the text 
                following subparagraph (C)(ii)(II) beginning with ``then 
                upon the exportation'' and ending with ``duty, tax, or 
                fee.'' 2 ems to the left so that the text has the same 
                degree of indentation as paragraph (3) of section 313(j) 
                of such Act; and
                    (B) in subsection (t) by striking ``chapter'' and 
                inserting ``Act''.
            (5) Section 441 of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1441) 
        is amended--

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                    (A) in each of paragraphs (1), (2), and (4) by 
                striking the semicolon at the end and inserting a 
                period; and
                    (B) in paragraph (5) by striking ``; and'' and 
                inserting a period.
            (6) Section 484(a)(1) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 
        1484(a)(1)) is amended by striking ``553, and 336(j)'' and 
        inserting ``and 553''.
            (7) Section 514(a) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 
        1514(a)) is amended by striking ``section 520 (relating to 
        refunds and errors), and section 521 (relating to reliquidations 
        on account of fraud)'' and inserting ``and section 520 (relating 
        to refunds and errors)''.
            (8) Section 491(a) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 
        1491(a)) is amended in the first sentence--
                    (A) by striking ``in in'' and inserting ``in''; and
                    (B) by striking ``appropriate customs officer'' and 
                inserting ``Customs Service''.
            (9) Section 490(c)(1) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 
        1490(c)(1)) is amended by striking ``paragraphs (1) through (4) 
        of subsection (a)'' and inserting ``subparagraphs (A) through 
        (D) of subsection (a)(1)''.
            (10) Sections 1207(b)(2) and 1210(b)(1) of the Omnibus Trade 
        and Competitiveness Act of 1988 (19 U.S.C. 3007(b)(2) and 
        3010(b)(1)) are each amended by striking ``484(e)'' and 
        ``1484(e)'' and inserting ``484(f)'' and ``1484(f)'', 
        respectively.
            (11) Section 641(d)(2)(B) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 
        U.S.C. 1641(d)(2)(B)) is amended in the second to the last 
        sentence by striking ``his'' and inserting ``the''.
            (12) Section 621(4)(A) of the North American Free Trade 
        Agreement Implementation Act <<NOTE: 19 USC 1592.>>  is amended 
        by striking ``disclosure in 30 days'' and inserting ``disclosure 
        within 30 days''.
            (13) Section 592(d) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 
        1592(d)) is amended in the subsection heading by striking 
        ``Taxes'' and inserting ``Taxes,''.
            (14) Section 625(a) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 
        1625(a)) is amended by striking ``chapter'' and inserting 
        ``Act''.
            (15) Section 413(a)(1) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 
        1413(a)(1)) is amended by striking ``this Act'' and inserting 
        ``the North American Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act''.

SEC. 22. TECHNICAL AMENDMENT REGARDING JUDICIAL REVIEW.

    Section 516A(g)(4)(A) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 
1516a(g)(4)(A)) is amended by striking ``Implementation Agreement Act of 
1988'' and inserting ``Agreement Implementation Act of 1988''.

SEC. 23. RELIQUIDATION OF ENTRIES OF WARP KNITTING MACHINES.

    Notwithstanding section 514 of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 
1514) or any other provision of law, upon proper request filed with the 
Customs Service before the 90th day after the date of the enactment of 
this Act, the Secretary of the Treasury shall--
            (1) liquidate or reliquidate as duty free Entry No. 100-
        3022436-3, made on July 12, 1989, at the port of Charleston, 
        South Carolina; and
            (2) refund any duties and interest paid with respect to such 
        entry.

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SEC. 24. TEMPORARY SUSPENSION OF DUTY ON DICLOFOP-METHYL.

    (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:

      

         ``    9902.30.16     Methyl 2-[4-(2,4-  Free        No change        No change       On or before
                               dichlorophenoxy)                                                12/31/98
                               phenoxy]
                               propionate
                               (diclofop-
                               methyl) in bulk
                               or in forms or
                               packages for
                               retail sale
                               containing no
                               other pesticide
                               products (CAS
                               No. 51338-27-3)
                               (provided for in
                               subheading
                               2918.90.20 or
                               3808.30.15).....
 

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

SEC. 25. ELIMINATION OF DUTY ON 2-AMINO-3-CHLOROBENZOIC ACID, METHYL 
            ESTER.

    (a) In General.--Subheading 2922.49.05 of the Harmonized Tariff 
Schedule of the United States is amended by inserting after ``acid'' the 
following: ``; 2-Amino-3-chlorobenzoic acid, methyl ester''.
    (b) Effective Date.--The amendment made by subsection (a) applies 
with respect to goods entered, or withdrawn from warehouse for 
consumption, on or after the 15th day after the date of the enactment of 
this Act.

SEC. 26. ELIMINATION OF DUTY ON 3,3'-DIAMINOBENZIDINE (TETRAAMINO 
            BIPHENYL).

    (a) In General.--Subheading 2921.59.17 of the Harmonized Tariff 
Schedule of the United States is amended by striking ``and m-
Xylenediamine'' and inserting ``m-Xylenediamine; and 3,3'-
Diaminobenzidine (tetraamino biphenyl)''.
    (b) Effective Date.--
            (1) In general.--The amendment made by subsection (a) 
        applies with respect to goods entered, or withdrawn from 
        warehouse for consumption, on or after the 15th day after the 
        date of the enactment of this Act.
            (2) Retroactive application.--Notwithstanding section 514 of 
        the Tariff Act of 1930 or any other provision of law and subject 
        to paragraph (3), any article described in subheading 2921.59.17 
        of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (as 
        amended by subsection (a)) that was entered--
                    (A) on or after January 1, 1995, and

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                    (B) before the date that is 15 days after the date 
                of the enactment of this Act, and
        to which lower rate of duty would have applied if the entry had 
        been made on or after the date that is 15 days after the date of 
        the enactment of this Act, shall be liquidated or reliquidated 
        as if such subheading 2921.59.17 as so amended applied to such 
        entry and the Secretary of the Treasury shall refund any excess 
        duty paid with respect to such entry.
            (3) Requests.--Liquidation or reliquidation may be made 
        under subsection (b)(2) with respect to an entry only if a 
        request therefor is filed with the Customs Service, within 180 
        days after the date of the enactment of this Act, that contains 
        sufficient information to enable the Customs Service--
                    (A) to locate the entry; or
                    (B) to reconstruct the entry if it cannot be 
                located.

SEC. 27. CERTAIN UNLIQUIDATED VESSEL REPAIR ENTRIES.

    Section 484E of the Customs and Trade Act of 1990 (19 U.S.C. 1466 
note) is amended--
            (1) in subsection (b)--
                    (A) by striking ``and'' at the end of paragraph 
                (2)(B);
                    (B) by redesignating paragraph (3) as paragraph 
                (4); and
                    (C) by inserting after paragraph (2) the following 
                new paragraph;
            ``(3) any entry listed in subsection (c) that was made 
        during the period beginning on January 1, 1993, and ending on 
        December 31, 1994, to the extent such entry involves the 
        purchase of equipment, the use of materials, or the expense of 
        repairs in a foreign country for 66 LASH (Lighter Aboard Ship) 
        barges documented under the laws of the United States if--
                    ``(A) such entry was not liquidated on January 1, 
                1995; and
                    ``(B) such entry, had it been made on or after 
                January 1, 1995, would otherwise be eligible for the 
                exemption provided in section 466(h)(1) of the Tariff 
                Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1466(h)(1)), and''; and
            (2) by adding at the end the following:

    ``(c) Entries.--The entries referred to in subsection (b)(3) are the 
following:
            ``(1) Numbered entries.--

 
                Entry Number                   Date of Entry
 
            C14-0025455-8.......  August 18, 1993
            C14-0025456-6.......  August 18, 1993
            C14-0025457-4.......  August 18, 1993
            C14-0025473-1.......  August 27, 1993
            C14-0025478-0.......  September 13, 1993
            C14-0025479-8.......  September 13, 1993
            C14-0025480-6.......  September 13, 1993
            C14-0025481-4.......  September 13, 1993
            C14-0025511-8.......  April 16, 1993
            C14-0025533-2.......  April 30, 1993

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            C14-0025545-6.......  May 21, 1993
            C14-0025546-4.......  May 21, 1993
            C14-0025547-2.......  May 21, 1993
            C14-0025558-9.......  June 15, 1993
            C14-0025560-5.......  June 15, 1993
            C14-0025574-6.......  July 21, 1993
            C14-0025575-3.......  July 21, 1993
            C14-0025603-3.......  July 23, 1993
            C14-0025604-1.......  July 23, 1993
            C14-0025605-8.......  July 23, 1993
            C14-0025623-1.......  October 25, 1993
            C14-0025624-9.......  October 25, 1993
            C14-0025625-6.......  October 25, 1993
            C14-0025635-5.......  November 8, 1993
            C14-0025636-3.......  November 8, 1993
            C14-0025637-1.......  November 8, 1993
            C14-0025653-8.......  November 30, 1993
            C14-0025654-6.......  November 30, 1993
            C14-0025655-3.......  November 30, 1993
            C14-0025657-9.......  November 30, 1993
            C14-0025679-3.......  January 3, 1994
            C14-0025680-1.......  January 3, 1994
            C14-0025688-4.......  February 14, 1994
            C14-0025689-2.......  February 14, 1994
            C14-0025690-0.......  February 14, 1994
            C14-0025691-8.......  February 14, 1994
            C14-0025692-6.......  February 14, 1994
            C14-0026803-8.......  January 24, 1994
            C14-0026804-6.......  January 24, 1994
            C14-0026805-3.......  January 24, 1994
            C14-0026807-9.......  January 24, 1994
            C14-0026808-7.......  January 24, 1994
            C14-0026809-5.......  January 24, 1994
            C14-0026810-3.......  January 24, 1994
            C14-0026811-1.......  January 24, 1994
            C14-0026826-9.......  March 10, 1994
            C14-0026827-7.......  March 10, 1994
            C14-0026828-5.......  March 10, 1994
            C14-0026829-3.......  March 10, 1994
            C14-0026830-1.......  March 10, 1994
            C14-0026831-9.......  March 10, 1994
            C14-0026832-7.......  March 10, 1994
            C14-0026833-5.......  March 10, 1994
            C14-0026841-8.......  March 31, 1994
            C14-0026843-4.......  March 31, 1994
            C14-0026852-5.......  May 5, 1994

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            C14-0026853-3.......  May 5, 1994
            C14-0026854-1.......  May 5, 1994
            C14-0026867-3.......  May 18, 1994
            C14-0026869-9.......  May 18, 1994
            C14-0026874-9.......  June 8, 1994
            C14-0026875-6.......  June 8, 1994
            C14-0026898-8.......  August 2, 1994
            C14-0026899-6.......  August 2, 1994
            C14-0040625-7.......  October 5, 1994.
 

            ``(2) Additional entry.--The entry of a 66th LASH barge (No. 
        CG E69), for which no entry number is available, if, within 60 
        days after the date of the enactment of this subsection, a 
        proper entry is filed with the Customs Service.''.

SEC. 28. DUTY ON DISPLAY FIREWORKS.

    (a) In General.--Chapter 36 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the 
United States is amended by striking subheading 3604.10.00 and inserting 
in numerical sequence the following new subheadings, with the article 
description for subheading 3604.10 having the same degree of indentation 
as the article description for subheading 3604.90.00:


``        3604.10               Fireworks:
          3604.10.10              Display or special  2.4%             Free (A*, CA, E, IL,  12.5%
                                 fireworks (Class                       J, MX)
                                 1.3G).
          3604.10.90              Other (including    5.3%             Free (A*, CA, E, IL,  12.5%
                                 Class 1.4G).                           J, MX)
                                                                                                              ''

    (b) Conforming Amendment.--General note 4(d) of the Harmonized 
Tariff Schedule of the United States is amended by striking ``3604.00.00 
India'' and inserting ``3604.10.10 India'' and ``3604.10.90 India''.
    (c) Effective Date.--The amendment made by this section applies with 
respect to goods entered, or withdrawn from warehouse for consumption, 
on or after the 15th day after the date of the enactment of this Act.

SEC. 29. PERSONAL ALLOWANCE DUTY EXEMPTION FOR MERCHANDISE PURCHASED IN 
            A DUTY-FREE SALES ENTERPRISE.

    Section 555(b)(6) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1555(b)(6)) 
is amended--
            (1) by striking ``Merchandise'' and inserting ``(A) Except 
        as provided in subparagraph (B), merchandise''; and
            (2) by adding at the end the following new subparagraph:
            ``(B) Except in the case of travel involving transit to, 
        from, or through an insular possession of the United States, 
        merchandise described in subparagraph (A) that is purchased by a 
        United States resident shall be eligible for exemption from duty 
        under subheadings 9804.00.65, 9804.00.70, and 9804.00.72 of the 
        Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States upon the United 
        States resident's return to the customs territory of the United 
        States, if the resident meets the eligibility requirements for 
        the exemption claimed. Notwithstanding any other

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        provision of law, such merchandise shall be considered to be an 
        article acquired abroad as an incident of the journey from which 
        the resident is returning, for purposes of determining 
        eligibility for any such exemption.''.

SEC. 30. TEMPORARY DUTY SUSPENSION FOR CERTAIN MOTORCYCLES.

    (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:

      

         ``    9902.98.06     Motorcycles        Free        No change        Free            On or before
                               produced in the                                                 12/31/2006
                               United States,
                               previously
                               exported and
                               brought
                               temporarily into
                               the United
                               States by
                               nonresidents for
                               the purpose of
                               participating in
                               the Sturgis
                               Motorcycle Rally
                               and Races.......
 

    (b) Articles To Be Subject to Informal Entry; Taxes and Fees Not To 
Apply.--Notwithstanding section 484 of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 
1484) or any other provision of law, the Secretary of the Treasury may 
authorize the entry of an article described in heading 9902.98.06 of the 
Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (as added by subsection 
(a)) on an oral declaration of the nonresident entering such article and 
such article shall be free of taxes and fees which may be otherwise 
applicable.
    (c) Effective Date.--This section and the amendment made by this 
section shall apply to articles entered, or withdrawn from warehouse for 
consumption, on or after the 15th day after the date of the enactment of 
this Act.

SEC. 31. DEFERRAL OF DUTY ON CERTAIN PRODUCTION EQUIPMENT.

    (a) In General.--Section 3 of the Act of June 18, 1934 (commonly 
known as the Foreign Trade Zones Act, 19 U.S.C. 81c) is amended by 
adding at the end thereof the following new subsection:
    ``(e) Production Equipment.--
            ``(1) In general.--Notwithstanding any other provision of 
        law, if all applicable customs laws are complied with (except as 
        otherwise provided in this subsection), merchandise which is 
        admitted into a foreign trade zone for use within such zone as 
        production equipment or as parts for such equipment, shall not 
        be subject to duty until such merchandise is completely 
        assembled, installed, tested, and used in the production for 
        which it was admitted.
            ``(2) Admission procedures.--The person who admits the 
        merchandise described in paragraph (1) into the zone shall,

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        at the time of such admission, certify to the Customs Service 
        that the merchandise is admitted into the zone pursuant to this 
        subsection for use within the zone as production equipment or as 
        parts for such equipment and that the merchandise will be 
        entered and estimated duties deposited when use of the 
        merchandise in production begins.
            ``(3) Entry procedures.--At the time use of the merchandise 
        in production begins, the merchandise shall be entered, as 
        provided for in section 484 of the Tariff Act of 1930, and 
        estimated duties shall be deposited with the Customs Service. 
        The merchandise shall be subject to tariff classification 
        according to its character, condition, and quantity, and at the 
        rate of duty applicable, at the time use of the merchandise in 
        production begins.
            ``(4) Foreign trade zone.--For purposes of this subsection, 
        the term `foreign trade zone' includes a subzone.''.

    (b) <<NOTE: 19 USC 81c note.>>  Effective Date.--The amendment made 
by this section shall apply with respect to merchandise admitted into a 
foreign trade zone after the date that is 15 days after the date of the 
enactment of this Act.

SEC. 32. TEMPORARY SUSPENSION OF DUTY ON THIDIAZURON.

    (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:

      

         ``    9902.30.17     N-phenyl-N'-       Free        No change        No change       On or before
                               (1,2,3-                                                         12/31/98
                               thiadiazol-5-yl
                               urea
                               (thidiazuron) in
                               bulk or in forms
                               or packages for
                               retail sale (CAS
                               No. 51707-55-2)
                               (provided for in
                               subheading
                               2934.90.15 or
                               3808.30.15).....
 

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

SEC. 33. 2,3,3-TRIMETHYL-INDOLENINE.

    (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:

      

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         ``    9902.33.90     2,3,3-Trimethyl-   Free        No change        No change       On or before
                               indolenine (CAS                                                 12/31/99
                               No. 1640-39-7)
                               (provided for in
                               subheading
                               2933.90.82).....
 

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

SEC. 34. BIS(4-AMINO-3-METHYLCYCLOHEXYL)-METHANE.

    (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:


      

         ``    9902.30.30     Bis(4-amino-3-     Free        No change        No change       On or before
                               methylcyclohexyl                                                12/31/99
                               )-methane (CAS
                               No. 6864-37-5)
                               (provided for in
                               subheading
                               2921.30.30).....
 

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

SEC. 35. LIMITATION ON DESIGNATION AS BENEFICIARY DEVELOPING COUNTRY.

    (a) In General.--Section 502(b)(2)(F) of the Trade Act of 1974 (19 
U.S.C. 2462(b)(2)(F)) is amended to read as follows:
                    ``(F) Such country aids or abets, by granting 
                sanctuary from prosecution to, any individual or group 
                which has committed an act of international terrorism or 
                the Secretary of State makes a determination with 
                respect to such country under section 6(j)(1)(A) of the 
                Export Administration Act of 1979.''.

    (b) <<NOTE: 19 USC 2462 note.>>  Effective Date.--The amendment made 
by subsection (a) shall take effect on October 1, 1996.

SEC. 36. TEMPORARY DUTY SUSPENSION ON CERTAIN CHEMICALS USED IN THE 
            FORMULATION OF AN HIV PROTEASE INHIBITOR.

    (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 headings:

      

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          ``     9902.30.63        3-Acetoxy-2-      Free      No change      No change      On or before 3/
                                    methylbenzoyl                                             31/97
                                    chloride (CAS
                                    No. 167678-46-
                                    8) (provided
                                    for in
                                    subheading
                                    2918.29.65)....
                 9902.30.64        (S-(R*,S*))-(3-   Free      No change      No change      On or before 3/
                                    Chloro-2-                                                 31/97
                                    hydroxy-1-
                                    ((phenylthio)me
                                    thyl)propyl)-
                                    carbamic acid
                                    phenylmethyl
                                    ester (CAS No.
                                    159878-02-1)
                                    (provided for
                                    in subheading
                                    2922.19.60)....
                 9902.30.65        N-(1,1-           Free      No change      No change      On or before 3/
                                    dimethylethyl)d                                           31/97
                                    eca-hydro-2-[2-
                                    hydroxy-3-[(3-
                                    hydroxy-2-
                                    methylbenzoyl)-
                                    amino]-4-
                                    (phenylthio)but
                                    yl]-3-
                                    isoquinolinecar
                                    boxamide, [3S-
                                    [2(2S*,3S*),
                                    3.a.,4a.b.,8a.b
                                    .]] (CAS No.
                                    159989-64-7)
                                    (provided for
                                    in subheading
                                    2933.40.60)....
 

    (b) Effective Date.--The amendment made by subsection (a) applies 
with respect to goods entered, or withdrawn from warehouse for 
consumption, on or after the date that is 15 days after the date of the 
enactment of this Act.

SEC. 37. TREATMENT OF CERTAIN ENTRIES OF BUFFALO LEATHER.

    Notwithstanding section 514 of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 
1514) or any other provision of law, buffalo leather, provided for in 
subheading 4104.39.20 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United 
States, that is a product of Thailand and entered into the United States 
under entry numbers M42-1113868-8 and M42-1113939-7, shall, upon proper 
request filed with the Customs Service not later than 90 days after the 
date of the enactment of this Act, be liquidated or reliquidated, as 
appropriate, as if entered on June 30, 1995.

SEC. 38. FEES FOR CERTAIN CUSTOMS SERVICES.

    (a) In General.--Section 13031(a)(5) of the Consolidated 
Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1985 (19 U.S.C. 58c(a)(5)) is 
amended--
            (1) in subparagraph (A), by inserting ``a place'' after 
        ``aircraft from''; and
            (2) in subparagraph (B), by striking ``subsection 
        (b)(1)(A)'' and inserting ``subsection (b)(1)(A)(i)''.

    (b) Limitation on Fees.--Section 13031(b)(1) of the Consolidated 
Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1985 (19 U.S.C. 58c(b)(1)) is 
amended to read as follows:
    ``(b) Limitations on Fees.--(1)(A) No fee may be charged under 
subsection (a) of this section for customs services provided in 
connection with--

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            ``(i) the arrival of any passenger whose journey--
                    ``(I) originated in--
                          ``(aa) Canada,
                          ``(bb) Mexico,
                          ``(cc) a territory or possession of the United 

                      States, or
                          ``(dd) any adjacent island (within the meaning 
                      of section 101(b)(5) of the Immigration and 
                      Nationality Act (8 U.S.C. 1101(b)(5))), or
                    ``(II) originated in the United States and was 
                limited to--
                          ``(aa) Canada,
                          ``(bb) Mexico,
                          ``(cc) territories and possessions of the 
                      United States, and
                          ``(dd) such adjacent islands;
            ``(ii) the arrival of any railroad car the journey of which 
        originates and terminates in the same country, but only if no 
        passengers board or disembark from the train and no cargo is 
        loaded or unloaded from such car while the car is within any 
        country other than the country in which such car originates and 
        terminates;
            ``(iii) the arrival of any ferry; or
            ``(iv) the arrival of any passenger on board a commercial 
        vessel traveling only between ports which are within the customs 
        territory of the United States.

    ``(B) The exemption provided for in subparagraph (A) shall not apply 
in the case of the arrival of any passenger on board a commercial vessel 
whose journey originates and terminates at the same place in the United 
States if there are no intervening stops.
    ``(C) The exemption provided for in subparagraph (A)(i) shall not 
apply to fiscal years 1994, 1995, 1996, and 1997.''.
    (c) Fee Assessed Only Once.--Section 13031(b)(4) of the Consolidated 
Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1985 (19 U.S.C. 58c(b)(4)) is 
amended--
            (1) by redesignating subparagraphs (A) and (B) as clauses 
        (i) and (ii), respectively;
            (2) by striking ``No fee'' and inserting ``(A) No fee''; and
            (3) by adding at the end the following new subparagraph:

    ``(B) In the case of a commercial vessel making a single voyage 
involving 2 or more United States ports with respect to which the 
passengers would otherwise be charged a fee pursuant to 
subsection (a)(5), such fee shall be charged only 1 time for each 
passenger.''.
    (d) <<NOTE: 19 USC 58c note.>>  Effective Date.--The amendments made 
by this section shall take effect as if included in the amendments made 
by section 521 of the North American Free Trade Agreement Implementation 
Act.

SEC. 39. INJURY DETERMINATIONS FOR CERTAIN COUNTERVAILING DUTY ORDERS.

    Section 753 of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1675b) is amended--
            (1) by inserting ``or section 701(c)'' after ``section 303'' 
        each place it appears in the section heading and text; and

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            (2) in subsections (a)(2) and (c) by striking ``under 
        section 303(a)(2)''.

SEC. 40. TREATMENT OF DIFFERENCE BETWEEN COLLECTIONS OF ESTIMATED 
            ANTIDUMPING DUTY AND FINAL ASSESSED DUTY UNDER ANTIDUMPING 
            DUTY ORDER.

    Section 737(a) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1673f(a)) is 
amended--
            (1) in the matter preceding paragraph (1) by striking 
        ``deposit collected'' and inserting ``deposit, or the amount of 
        any bond or other security, required'';
            (2) in paragraph (1) by striking ``the cash deposit 
        collected'' and inserting ``that the cash deposit, bond, or 
        other security''; and
            (3) in paragraph (2) by striking ``refunded, to the extent 
        the cash deposit'' and inserting ``refunded or released, to the 
        extent that the cash deposit, bond, or other security''.

SEC. 41. CERTAIN LEAD FUEL TEST ASSEMBLIES.

    (a) In General.--Notwithstanding section 514 of the Tariff Act of 
1930 (19 U.S.C. 1514) or any other provision of law, the Secretary of 
the Treasury shall--
            (1) liquidate or reliquidate as free of duty the entries 
        listed in subsection (b), and
            (2) refund any duties paid with respect to such entry,

if the importer files a request therefor with the Customs Service within 
90 days after the date of the enactment of this Act.
    (b) Entries.--The entries referred to in subsection (a) are as 
follows:

 
           Entry Number                         Date of Entry
 
110-0675952-3.....................  March 9, 1990
110-1525996-0.....................  September 19, 1990
110-3667810-7.....................  November 7, 1990
110-1526938-1.....................  December 21, 1990.
 

SEC. 42. SUSPENSION OF DUTY ON CERTAIN INJECTION MOLDING MACHINES.

    (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:


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         ``    9902.84.77       Automated multi- Free        No change        No change       On or before
                                 plunger                                                       12/31/2000     ''
                                 transfer                                                                      .
                                 presses,
                                 suitable for
                                 use in the
                                 encapsulation
                                 with
                                 thermosetting
                                 materials of
                                 diodes,
                                 transistors,
                                 and similar
                                 semiconductor
                                 devices or
                                 electronic
                                 integrated
                                 circuits
                                 (provided for
                                 in subheading
                                 8477.10.80)...

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

SEC. 43. RELIQUIDATION OF CERTAIN ENTRIES OF COLOR 
            TELEVISIONS.

    (a) In General.--Notwithstanding sections 514 and 520 of the Tariff 
Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1514 and 1520), or any other provision of law, 
the Customs Service shall, not later than 90 days after the date of the 
enactment of this Act, liquidate or reliquidate those entries made at 
various ports, which are listed in subsection (c), in accordance with 
the final results of the administrative reviews, covering the period 
from April 1, 1984, through March 31, 1991, conducted by the 
International Trade Administration of the Department of Commerce for 
such entries (case number A-580-008).
    (b) Payment of Amounts Owed.--Any amounts owed by the United States 
pursuant to the liquidation or reliquidation of an entry under 
subsection (a) shall be paid by the Customs Service within 90 days after 
such liquidation or reliquidation.
    (c) Entry List.--The entries referred to in subsection (a) are the 
following:

 
                  Entry Number                  Date of Entry
 
             84-915604-7..........  July 6, 1984
             84-915604-7..........  July 6, 1984
             84-915830-4..........  July 17, 1984
             84-916057-0..........  August 9, 1984
             84-916057-0..........  August 9, 1984
             84-916302-7..........  July 28, 1984
             84-916323-4..........  July 28, 1984

[[Page 110 STAT. 3543]]

 
             84-916302-7..........  July 30, 1984
             84-525823-7..........  September 20, 1984
             84-525823-7..........  September 25, 1984
             84-525971-5..........  October 17, 1984
             84-525971-5..........  October 17, 1984
             84-525971-5..........  October 17, 1984
             84-525971-5..........  October 17, 1984
             84-525971-5..........  October 17, 1984
             85-279644-9..........  October 4, 1984
             85-279654-6..........  October 9, 1984
             85-280518-1..........  December 28, 1984
             85-280518-1..........  December 28, 1984
             85-102631-4..........  November 13, 1984
             85-102631-4..........  November 13, 1984
             85-401288-5..........  October 8, 1984
             84-444821-3..........  August 3, 1984
             84-444821-3..........  August 3, 1984
             85-422162-4..........  October 31, 1984
             85-422162-4..........  October 31, 1984
             84-215744-1..........  July 6, 1984
             84-216018-2..........  August 6, 1984
             84-208013-6..........  July 30, 1984
             84-208013-6..........  July 30, 1984
             84-208511-5..........  July 30, 1984
             84-208013-6..........  August 1, 1984
             84-208968-7..........  August 7, 1984
             84-208968-7..........  August 7, 1984
             85-151075-2..........  February 5, 1985
             85-210038-1..........  March 27, 1985
             84-780372-9..........  August 3, 1984
             84-781699-4..........  September 6, 1984
             84-781699-4..........  September 6, 1984
             84-781699-4..........  September 6, 1984
             84-781846-8..........  September 18, 1984
             85-944006-0..........  May 3, 1985
             85-294383-6..........  August 27, 1985
             86-215010-1..........  October 30, 1985
             86-215185-4..........  December 2, 1985
             86-215310-8..........  December 16, 1985
             85-602949-7..........  April 15, 1985
             85-602950-7..........  April 19, 1985

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             85-602966-2..........  April 19, 1985
             85-603347-0..........  April 26, 1985
             85-603523-2..........  May 8, 1985
             85-604545-5..........  May 31, 1985
             86-383795-7..........  April 22, 1986
             110-1905894-7........  February 23, 1987
             86-216530-3..........  April 16, 1986
             110-0269614-1........  January 12, 1987
             110-0269942-6........  January 19, 1987
             110-0269947-5........  January 19, 1987
             110-0269942-6........  January 22, 1987
             86-477371-9..........  August 14, 1986
             86-477371-9..........  August 20, 1986
             331-3808023-0........  October 20, 1986
             331-3808023-0........  October 20, 1986
             86-198869-1..........  September 9, 1986
             86-198893-4..........  September 17, 1986
             86-198964-5..........  October 14, 1986
             331-3807959-6........  October 15, 1986
             331-3807959-6........  October 15, 1986
             331-3807959-6........  October 15, 1986
             331-3807959-6........  October 15, 1986
             331-3808023-0........  October 20, 1986
             331-3812541-5........  December 26, 1986
             331-3812541-5........  December 26, 1986
             331-3813766-7........  February 19, 1987
             110-1123057-7........  January 2, 1987
             110-1124082-4........  March 26, 1987
             110-1272348-9........  November 14, 1986
             110-1272348-9........  November 14, 1986
             110-1272505-4........  December 10, 1986
             110-1272505-4........  December 10, 1986
             110-1273532-7........  January 10, 1987
             110-1274561-5........  February 20, 1987
             110-1274921-1........  March 6, 1987
             110-1275320-5........  March 23, 1987
             110-1275321-3........  March 31, 1987
             110-1907947-1........  January 22, 1988
             110-1906495-2........  June 5, 1987
             110-1906599-1........  June 22, 1987
             110-1906599-1........  June 22, 1987
             110-1906856-5........  August 2, 1987
             110-1907967-9........  January 27, 1988

[[Page 110 STAT. 3545]]

 
             110-1908198-0........  March 4, 1988
             110-1908178-2........  March 10, 1988
             110-0294344-8........  May 6, 1987
             110-0294344-8........  June 5, 1987
             110-1124130-1........  April 1, 1987
             110-1124130-1........  April 2, 1987
             110-1124130-1........  April 2, 1987
             110-1125551-7........  July 17, 1987
             110-1125551-7........  July 17, 1987
             110-1126810-6........  October 27, 1987
             110-1127047-4........  November 6, 1987
             110-1127620-8........  December 23, 1987
             110-1275844-4........  April 16, 1987
             110-1278958-9........  September 10, 1987
             110-1278958-9........  September 10, 1987
             110-1279151-0........  September 18, 1987
             110-1279825-9........  October 8, 1987
             110-1279767-3........  October 16, 1987
             110-1280177-2........  October 21, 1987
             110-1280206-9........  October 22, 1987
             110-1282001-2........  January 12 1988
             110-1282566-4........  February 11, 1988
             110-1282642-3........  February 11, 1988
             110-1286015-8........  February 22, 1988
             110-1286165-1........  March 16, 1988
             110-1286165-1........  March 16, 1988
             110-1286165-1........  March 16, 1988
             110-1908453-9........  April 22, 1988
             110-1908567-6........  May 11, 1988
             110-1908567-6........  May 11, 1988
             110-1908928-0........  June 29, 1988
             110-1129739-4........  May 13, 1988
             110-1131047-8........  August 4, 1988
             110-1133675-4........  January 6, 1989
             110-1286261-8........  April 7, 1988
             110-1286261-8........  April 7, 1988
             110-1286492-9........  May 12, 1988
             110-1286492-9........  May 12, 1988
             110-1286492-9........  May 12, 1988
             110-1286677-5........  June 16, 1988
             110-1286796-3........  July 7, 1988
             110-1286965-4........  August 4, 1988
             110-1286965-4........  August 4, 1988

[[Page 110 STAT. 3546]]

 
             110-1288931-4........  December 8, 1988
             110-0301260-3........  May 12, 1989
             110-0301272-8........  May 19, 1989
             110-0153952-4........  September 3, 1989
             110-1135558-0........  May 12, 1989
             110-1135558-0........  May 12, 1989
             110-1136677-7........  July 11, 1989
             110-1139014-0........  November 24, 1989
             110-1294013-3........  September 14, 1989
             110-1298751-4........  May 15, 1990
             110-1274861-9........  March 4, 1987
             110-1274863-5........  March 4, 1987
             110-1275349-4........  May 12, 1987
             110-1285836-8........  August 31, 1988
             110-1286179-2........  March 25, 1988
             110-1286180-0........  March 25, 1988
             110-1286181-8........  March 25,1988
             110-1286265-9........  April 5, 1988
             110-1286507-4........  May 12, 1988
             110-1286580-1........  May 26, 1988
             110-1286582-7........  May 26, 1988
             110-1286584-3........  May 26, 1988
             110-1286634-6........  June 7, 1988
             110-1286681-7........  June 18, 1988
             110-1286751-8........  June 23, 1988
             110-1286782-3........  July 7, 1988
             110-1286879-7........  July 27, 1988
             110-1286881-3........  August 1, 1988
             110-1286882-1........  August 10, 1988
             110-1286925-8........  July 27, 1988
             110-1286927-4........  August 1, 1988
             110-1286972-0........  August 11, 1988
             110-1286991-0........  August 1, 1988
             110-1286993-6........  August 1, 1988
             110-1287029-8........  August 15, 1988
             110-1287030-6........  August 15, 1988
             110-1287031-4........  August 15, 1988
             110-1287032-2........  August 15, 1988
             110-1287061-1........  August 15, 1988
             110-1287062-9........  August 15, 1988
             110-1287078-5........  August 17, 1988
             110-1287095-9........  August 19, 1988
             110-1287147-8........  September 2, 1988

[[Page 110 STAT. 3547]]

 
             110-1288475-2........  November 23, 1988
             110-1288478-8........  November 10, 1988
             110-1289801-8........  January 20, 1989
             110-1293960-6........  September 11, 1989
             110-1296719-3........  February 12, 1990.
 

SEC. 44. ARTICLES USED TO PROVIDE REPAIR AND MAINTENANCE SERVICES.

    (a) In General.--Subchapter I of chapter 98 of the Harmonized Tariff 
Schedule of the United States is amended by inserting in numerical 
sequence the following new heading:


          ``     9801.00.85        Professional      Free                                  Free
                                    books,
                                    implements,
                                    instruments,
                                    and tools of
                                    trade,
                                    occupation, or
                                    employment,
                                    when returned
                                    to the United
                                    States after
                                    having been
                                    exported for
                                    use temporarily
                                    abroad, if
                                    imported by or
                                    for the account
                                    of the person
                                    who exported
                                    such items.....
                                                                                                              ''

    (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.

SEC. 45. YTTRIUM OXIDE AND CERIUM ALUMINUM TERBIUM USED AS LUMINOPHORES.

    (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:

          ``     9902.32.06      Yttrium oxide and   Free      No change      No change      On or before 12/
                                  cerium aluminum                                             31/2000
                                  terbium of a kind
                                  used as
                                  luminophores
                                  (provided for in
                                  subheading
                                  3206.50.00)......
 

    (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.

[[Page 110 STAT. 3548]]

SEC. 46. PHARMACEUTICAL GRADE PHOSPHOLIPIDS.

    Notwithstanding section 514 of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 
1514), or any other provision of law, upon proper request filed with the 
Customs Service not later than 90 days after the date of the enactment 
of this Act, any entry, or withdrawal from warehouse for consumption, of 
pharmaceutical grade phospholipids that--
            (1) was made under subheading 2923.20.00 of the Harmonized 
        Tariff Schedule of the United States;
            (2) with respect to which a lower rate of duty would have 
        applied if such entry or withdrawal had been made under 
        subheading 2923.20.10 or 2923.20.20 of such Schedule; and
            (3) was made after March 29, 1991, and before January 1, 
        1995;

shall be liquidated or reliquidated as if such lower rate of duty 
applied to such entry or withdrawal.

SEC. 47. CERTAIN STRUCTURES, PARTS AND COMPONENTS USED IN THE GEMINI 
            TELESCOPES PROJECT, MAUNA KEA, HAWAII.

    (a) In General.--The Secretary of the Treasury is authorized and 
directed to admit free of duty after March 31, 1997, the following 
articles for the use of the Association of Universities for Research in 
Astronomy, Inc. in the construction of the Gemini North Telescope, Mauna 
Kea, Hawaii, as part of the international Gemini 8-Meter Telescopes 
Project:
            (1) The telescope enclosure, produced by Coast Steel 
        Fabricators, Ltd., Port Coquitlam, British Columbia, Canada.
            (2) The telescope structure assemblies, produced by G.I.E. 
        Telas, Cannes le Bocca, France.
            (3) The telescope mirror coating plant, produced by the 
        Royal Greenwich Observatories, Cambridge, United Kingdom.
            (4) The telescope primary mirror, polished by REOSC, Saint-
        Pierre-du-Perray, France.
            (5) The telescope secondary mirror, produced by Carl Zeiss, 
        Oberkochen, Germany.
            (6) The telescope acquisition, guiding, and wavefront 
        sensing equipment, produced by the Royal Greenwich 
        Observatories, Cambridge, United Kingdom.

    (b) Reliquidation.--If the liquidation of the entry of any article 
described in subsection (a) has become final before April 1, 1997, the 
entry shall, notwithstanding any other provision of law, be reliquidated 
on April 1, 1997, in accordance with the provisions of this section and 
the appropriate refund of duty made at the time of such reliquidation.

SEC. 48. ARTICLES PROVIDED TO STEWARD OBSERVATORY.

    (a) Articles Provided by Max Planck Institute.--
            (1) In general.--Subsection (f) of section 240 of the Trade 
        and Tariff Act of 1984 (98 Stat. 2994) is amended by striking 
        ``and before November 1, 1993''.
            (2) Technical amendments.--
                    (A) Section 240(a)(1)(A) of such Act is amended by 
                striking ``headnote 6(a) of part 4 of schedule 8 of the 
                Tariff Schedules of the United States (19 U.S.C. 1202)'' 
                and inserting ``U.S. note 6(a) of subchapter X of 
                chapter 98 of the

[[Page 110 STAT. 3549]]

                Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (19 
                U.S.C. 3007)''.
                    (B) Section 240(e) of such Act is amended by 
                striking ``headnote 1 of part 4 of schedule 8 (19 U.S.C. 
                1202)'' and inserting ``U.S. note 1 of subchapter X of 
                chapter 98 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the 
                United States''.
            (3) Effective date.--
                    (A) In general.--The amendments made by this 
                subsection shall apply with respect to articles entered, 
                or withdrawn from warehouse for consumption, on or after 
                the date that is 15 days after the date of the enactment 
                of this Act.
                    (B) Reliquidation.--Notwithstanding section 514 of 
                the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1514), or any other 
                provision of law, upon a request filed with the Customs 
                Service on or before the 90th day after the date of the 
                enactment of this Act, any entry, or withdrawal from 
                warehouse for consumption, of an article--
                          (i) that was made after October 31, 1993, and 
                      before the 15th day after the date of the 
                      enactment of this Act, and
                          (ii) with respect to which there would have 
                      been no duty, if the amendments made by this 
                      subsection applied to such entry,
                shall be liquidated or reliquidated as though such entry 
                or withdrawal occurred on the 15th day after the date of 
                the enactment of this Act.

    (b) Telescope Components, Parts, and Equipment Provided by Arcetri 
Astrophysical Observatory and Max Planck Institute.--
            (1) In general.--The Secretary of the Treasury is authorized 
        and directed to admit free of duty on and after the date that is 
        15 days after the date of the enactment of this Act, the large 
        binocular telescope components, parts, and equipment provided by 
        the Arcetri Astrophysical Observatory and the Max Planck 
        Institute for use by the Steward Observatory of the University 
        of Arizona.
            (2) Reliquidation.--If the liquidation of the entry of the 
        article described in paragraph (1) has become final before the 
        date that is 15 days after the date of the enactment of this 
        Act, the entry shall, notwithstanding any other provision of 
        law, be reliquidated on such date of enactment, in accordance 
        with the provisions of this subsection and the appropriate 
        refund of duty made at the time of such reliquidation.

SEC. 49. RELIQUIDATION OF CERTAIN FROZEN CONCENTRATED ORANGE JUICE 
            ENTRIES.

    (a) In General.--Notwithstanding sections 514 and 520 of the Tariff 
Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1514 and 1520), or any other provision of law, 
the United States Customs Service shall, not later than 90 days after 
the date of the enactment of this Act, liquidate or reliquidate those 
entries listed in subsection (c) in accordance with the final results of 
the administrative review, covering the period from June 7, 1987, 
through January 31, 1990, conducted by the International Trade 
Administration of the Department of Commerce for such entries (case 
number A-351-605).

[[Page 110 STAT. 3550]]

    (b) Payment of Amounts Owed.--Any amounts owed by the United States 
pursuant to the liquidation or reliquidation of an entry under 
subsection (a) shall be paid by the Customs Service within 90 days after 
such liquidation or reliquidation.
    (c) Entry List.--The entries referred to in subsection (a) are the 
following:

 
                Entry Number                   Date of Entry
 
            032-01195421........  June 18, 1987
            032-01195462........  June 7, 1987
            032-01219825........  September 14, 1987
            032-01225350........  October 16, 1987
            032-01225376........  October 19, 1987
            032-01225392........  October 19, 1987
            032-01236019........  November 12, 1987
            032-01249301........  January 8, 1988
            032-01257361........  February 17, 1988
            032-01261470........  March 24, 1988
            032-01373267........  April 20, 1989
            032-01377870........  May 12, 1989
            032-01381757........  May 15, 1989
            032-01381781........  May 24, 1989
            032-01422254........  October 23, 1989
            032-01422270........  October 24, 1989
            032-01428475........  November 22, 1989
            032-01441056........  December 22, 1989
            032-01441072........  December 22, 1989
            032-01488792........  May 24, 1990
            102-01085312........  June 7, 1987
            102-01089603........  August 15, 1987
            102-01092748........  September 14, 1987
            102-01103487........  February 5, 1988
            102-01131702........  January 17, 1989
            102-01139812........  May 2, 1989
            102-01141040........  May 15, 1989
            102-01559141........  January 31, 1990.
 


[[Page 110 STAT. 3551]]

SEC. 50. TWINE, CORDAGE, ROPES, AND CABLES.

    (a) Tariff Reduction.--Chapter 56 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule 
of the United States is amended by striking subheading 5607.50.20 and 
inserting the following new superior text and 
subheadings, with the superior text having the same degree of 
indentation as the article description for subheading 5607.50.40:

      

``                          Not braided or
                             plaited:
        5607.50.25            3-ply or 4-ply   7.8%                 Free (IL)            76.5%
                               multi-colored                        1.6% (CA)
                               twine having a                       4.4% (MX)
                               final ``S''
                               twist,
                               containing at
                               least 10
                               percent by
                               weight of
                               cotton,
                               measuring less
                               than 3.5 mm in
                               diameter......
        5607.50.35            Other..........  26.1 cents/kg +      Free (IL)            27.6 cents/kg +
                                                14.2%               5.5 cents/kg +        76.5%
                                                                    3% (CA)
                                                                    9.7% (MX)                                 ''

    (b) Staged Rate Reductions.--The rates of duty in the general 
subcolumn of rate column numbered 1, and the rates of duty for goods of 
Canada and for goods of Mexico in the special subcolumn of rate column 
numbered 1, for subheadings 5607.50.25 and 5607.50.35 of the Harmonized 
Tariff Schedule of the United States (as added by subsection (a)) shall 
be accorded the staged reductions previously proclaimed by the President 
for the corresponding rates of duty for subheadings 5607.49.15 and 
5607.50.20 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States, 
respectively.
    (c) Effective Date.--
            (1) In general.--The amendments made by this section apply 
        with respect to goods entered, or withdrawn from warehouse for 
        consumption, on or after the 15th day after the date of the 
        enactment of this Act.
            (2) Retroactive application.--Notwithstanding section 514 of 
        the Tariff Act of 1930, or any other provision of law, upon a 
        request filed with the Customs Service not later than 90 days 
        after the date of the enactment of this Act, any entry, or 
        withdrawal from warehouse for consumption, of an article 
        described in subheading 5607.50.25 of the Harmonized Tariff 
        Schedule of the United States (as added by subsection (a)) that 
        was made--
                    (A) after December 31, 1988; and
                    (B) before the 15th day after the date of the 
                enactment of this Act;
        shall be liquidated or reliquidated as though the amendment made 
        by subsection (a) applied to entry or withdrawal from warehouse.

SEC. 51. SUSPENSION OF DUTY ON CERTAIN FATTY ACID ESTERS.

    (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:
      


[[Page 110 STAT. 3552]]



``     9902.38.24      Mixtures of         Free         No change         No change         On or before 12/
                        octanoic acid,                                                       31/2000          ''
                        methyl ester and                                                                       .
                        decanoic acid,
                        methyl ester;
                        mixtures of
                        dodecanoic acid,
                        methyl ester and
                        tetradecanoic
                        acid, methyl
                        ester; and
                        mixtures of
                        hexadecanoic
                        acid, methyl
                        ester,
                        octadecanoic
                        acid, methyl
                        ester,
                        octadecenoic
                        acid, methyl
                        ester (all of the
                        foregoing
                        provided for in
                        subheading
                        3824.90.40)......

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

SEC. 52. DUTY SUSPENSION ON A MOBILE BISON SLAUGHTER UNIT.

    The Secretary of the Treasury shall admit free of duty a Mobile 
Bison Slaughter Unit for use by the Pte Hca Ka. If the liquidation of 
the entry of the Mobile Bison Slaughter Unit becomes final before the 
date of the enactment of this Act, the Secretary of the Treasury shall, 
notwithstanding section 514 of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1514), 
or any other provision of law, upon proper request filed with the 
Customs Service--
            (1) within 90 days after such request is filed, reliquidate 
        the entry in accordance with the provisions of this section; and
            (2) at the time of such reliquidation, make the appropriate 
        refund of any duty paid with respect to the entry.

SEC. 53. EXEMPTION FROM TARIFFS AND FEES FOR CERTAIN 
            AIRCRAFT PARTS AND EQUIPMENT.

    General Note 16 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United 
States is amended--
            (1) by striking ``and'' at the end of subdivision (d),
            (2) by inserting ``and'' at the end of subdivision (e), and
            (3) by inserting immediately after subdivision (e), the 
        following new subdivision:

    ``(f) any aircraft part or equipment that was removed from a United 
States-registered aircraft while being used abroad in international 
traffic because of accident, breakdown, or emergency, that was returned 
to the United States within 45 days after removal, and that did not 
leave the custody of the carrier or foreign customs service while 
abroad,''.

SEC. 54. RELIQUIDATION OF CERTAIN ENTRIES OF LIVE SWINE.

    (a) In General.--Notwithstanding sections 514 and 520 of the Tariff 
Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1514 and 1520), or any other provision of law and 
subject to the provisions of subsection (b), the Customs Service shall, 
not later than 90 days after the receipt of the request described in 
subsection (b), liquidate or reliquidate those entries listed in 
subsection (d), in accordance with the final

[[Page 110 STAT. 3553]]

results of the administrative review, covering the period April 1, 1988, 
through March 31, 1989, conducted by the International Trade 
Administration of the Department of Commerce for such entries (case 
number C-122-404).
    (b) Requests.--Reliquidation may be made under subsection (a) with 
respect to an entry described in subsection (d) only if a request 
therefor is filed with the Customs Service within 90 days after the date 
of the enactment of this Act and the request contains sufficient 
information to enable the Customs Service to locate the entry or 
reconstruct the entry if it cannot be located.
    (c) Payment of Amounts Owed.--Any amounts owed by the United States 
pursuant to the liquidation or reliquidation of an entry under 
subsection (a) shall be paid by the Customs Service within 90 days after 
such liquidation or reliquidation.
    (d) Entry List.--The entries referred to in subsection (a) are the 
following:

 
                Entry Number                   Date of Entry
 
            0328636.............  April 4, 1988
            0328635.............  April 5, 1988
            3114146.............  April 12, 1988
            3114193.............  April 13, 1988
            3114469.............  April 21, 1988
            3114629.............  April 26, 1988
            3114624.............  April 27, 1988
            3114707.............  April 28, 1988
            0328611.............  April 28, 1988
            3120073.............  October 24, 1988
            3120143.............  October 25, 1988
            3120156.............  October 26, 1988
            3120208.............  October 27, 1988
            3120264.............  October 28, 1988
            3120288.............  October 31, 1988
            3120450.............  November 3, 1988
            3120581.............  November 4, 1988
            3120754.............  November 10, 1988
            4176900.............  November 15, 1988
            3120843.............  November 16, 1988
            3121067.............  November 22, 1988
            3121138.............  November 23, 1988
            3121149.............  November 25, 1988
            3121200.............  November 28, 1988
            4177953.............  November 28, 1988
            3121241.............  November 29, 1988
            3121350.............  November 30, 1988
            3121412.............  December 2, 1988
            3121503.............  December 6, 1988
            3121621.............  December 7, 1988
            3121669.............  December 9, 1988
            3121744.............  December 12, 1988

[[Page 110 STAT. 3554]]

 
            3121803.............  December 13, 1988.
 

SEC. 55. RELIQUIDATION OF CERTAIN ENTRIES OF SEWING MACHINES.

    (a) In General.--Notwithstanding sections 514 and 520 of the Tariff 
Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1514 and 1520), or any other provision of law, 
upon the importer of record demonstrating to the Customs Service within 
90 days after the date of the enactment of this Act that an entry 
described in subsection (c) is qualified for reimbursement based on the 
decision issued by the United States Court of International Trade in 
Pfaff American Sales Corp. v. United States, 17 CIT 550 (1993), the 
entry shall be liquidated or reliquidated pursuant to such decision.
    (b) Payment of Amounts Owed.--Any amounts owed by the United States 
pursuant to the liquidation or reliquidation of an entry under 
subsection (a) shall be paid by the Customs Service within 90 days after 
such liquidation or reliquidation.
    (c) Entries Described.--The entries referred to in subsection (a) 
are the following:
      

 
 
                   Entry number                      Date of entry
 
                   558-0910359-5...................  October 17, 1989...............
                   558-0912182-9...................  December 12, 1989..............
                   558-0014104-0...................  February 15, 1990..............
                   558-0015018-1...................  March 5, 1990..................
                   558-0017399-3...................  May 11, 1990...................
                   558-0022654-4...................  October 29, 1990...............
                   558-0022925-8...................  October 29, 1990...............
                   558-0024202-0...................  December 20, 1990..............
                   558-0126244-9...................  March 7, 1991..................
                   558-0127195-2...................  April 8, 1991..................
                   558-0128001-1...................  May 13, 1991...................
                   558-0129908-6...................  July 22, 1991..................
                   558-0130242-7...................  July 25, 1991..................
                   558-0130520-6...................  August 14, 1991................
                   558-0130816-8...................  August 20, 1991................
                   558-0130909-1...................  August 26, 1991................
                   558-0131228-5...................  September 5, 1991..............
                   558-0131341-6...................  September 5, 1991..............
                   558-0131550-2...................  September 11, 1991.............
                   558-0131548-6...................  September 18, 1991.............
                   558-0131738-3...................  September 25, 1991.............
                   558-0132026-2...................  September 30, 1991.............
                   558-0132327-4...................  October 7, 1991................
                   558-0132439-7...................  October 16, 1991...............
                   558-0132581-6...................  October 24, 1991...............
                   558-0132733-3...................  October 29, 1991...............
                   558-0133193-9...................  November 12, 1991..............
                   558-0133194-7...................  November 13, 1991..............
                   558-0133454-5...................  November 21, 1991..............
                   558-0133248-1...................  November 25, 1991..............
                   558-0134088-0...................  December 10, 1991..............
                   558-0134201-9...................  December 13, 1991..............

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                   558-0134351-2...................  December 23, 1991..............
                   558-0134659-8...................  January 2, 1992................
                   558-0235155-5...................  January 8, 1992................
                   558-0235573-9...................  January 31, 1992...............
                   558-0235748-7...................  February 10, 1992..............
                   558-0235908-7...................  February 11, 1992..............
                   558-0236144-8...................  February 18, 1992..............
                   558-0236326-1...................  March 3, 1992..................
                   558-0236540-7...................  March 3, 1992..................
                   558-0236676-9...................  March 9, 1992..................
                   558-0237217-1...................  March 31, 1992.................
                   558-0237335-1...................  April 2, 1992..................
                   558-0237440-9...................  April 9, 1992..................
                   558-0237712-1...................  April 15, 1992.................
                   558-0237968-9...................  April 23, 1992.................
                   558-0238240-2...................  April 29, 1992.................
                   558-0238343-4...................  May 4, 1992....................
                   558-0238659-3...................  May 19, 1992...................
                   558-0239208-8...................  June 1, 1992...................
                   558-0239321-9...................  June 4, 1992...................
                   558-0239551-1...................  June 15, 1992..................
                   558-0239653-5...................  June 16, 1992..................
                   558-0240134-3...................  July 9, 1992...................
                   558-0240840-5...................  July 13, 1992..................
                   558-0240842-1...................  July 21, 1992..................
                   558-0241524-4...................  August 10, 1992................
                   558-0242334-7...................  September 3, 1992..............
                   558-0242547-4...................  September 15, 1992.............
                   558-0243505-1...................  October 13, 1992...............
                   558-0243944-2...................  October 26, 1992...............
                   558-0244841-9...................  November 23, 1992..............
                   558-0245110-8...................  November 30, 1992..............
                   558-0245700-6...................  December 21, 1992..............
                   558-0346317-7...................  January 11, 1993...............
                   558-0348026-2...................  March 16, 1993.................
                   558-0348327-4...................  March 23, 1993.................
 

SEC. 56. TEMPORARY DUTY SUSPENSION ON CERTAIN TEXTURED ROLLED GLASS 
            SHEETS.

    (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:


[[Page 110 STAT. 3556]]



         ``    9902.70.03     Rolled glass in    Free        No change        No change       On or before
                               sheets, yellow-                                                 12/31/98
                               green in color,
                               not finished or
                               edged-worked,
                               textured on one
                               surface,
                               suitable for
                               incorporation in
                               cooking stoves,
                               ranges, or ovens
                               described in
                               subheading
                               8516.60.40
                               (provided for in
                               subheadings
                               7003.12.00 or
                               7003.19.00).....
 

    (b) Effective Date.--
            (1) In general.--The amendment made by this section 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.
            (2) Retroactive applicability.--Notwithstanding section 514 
        of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1514) or any other 
        provision of law, upon proper request filed with the Customs 
        Service on or before the 90th day after the date of the 
        enactment of this Act, the entry of any article described in 
        heading 9902.70.03 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the 
        United States (as amended by subsection (a))--
                    (A) which was made after January 1, 1995, and before 
                the 15th day after the date of the enactment of this 
                Act; and
                    (B) with respect to which there would have been no 
                duty if the amendment made by this section applied to 
                such entry,
        shall be liquidated or reliquidated as though such entry had 
        been made on the 15th day after the date of the enactment of 
        this Act.

SEC. 57. TEMPORARY SUSPENSION OF DUTY ON DEMT.

    (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:


         ``    9902.32.12     N,N-Diethyl-m-     Free        No change        No change       On or before
                               toluidine (DEMT)                                                12/31/98
                               (CAS No. 91-67-
                               8) (provided for
                               in subheading
                               2921.43.80).....
 


[[Page 110 STAT. 3557]]

    (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.

SEC. 58. INVESTIGATION ON CATTLE AND BEEF TRADE.

    (a) In General.--The United States International Trade Commission 
shall conduct a study pursuant to section 332 of the Tariff Act of 1930, 
and not later than 270 days after the 
date of the enactment of this Act, shall report to the appropriate 
committees on--
            (1) the impact of the North American Free Trade Agreement 
        and the Uruguay Round Agreements on United States imports and 
        exports of live cattle for slaughter and fresh, chilled, and 
        frozen beef; and
            (2) the steps that have been taken by the United States, 
        since the enactment of the North American Free Trade Agreement, 
        to prevent the transshipment of live cattle and fresh, chilled, 
        and frozen beef through Mexico and Canada for importation into 
        the United States.

    (b) Appropriate Committees.--For purposes of subsection (a), the 
term ``appropriate committees'' means the Committee on Finance of the 
Senate and the Committee on Ways and Means of the House of 
Representatives.

SEC. 59. SPECIAL RULE FOR GENERALIZED SYSTEM OF PREFERENCES.

    The President is authorized to grant waivers under subsections 
(c)(2)(F) and (d)(1) of section 503 of the Trade Act of 1974 for those 
products that exceeded the limitations for 1994 under section 504(c)(1) 
of the Trade Act of 1974, as in effect on June 30, 1995, and lost 
eligibility for duty-free treatment under title V of that Act as of July 
1, 1995. In granting such waivers, the President shall apply the 
provisions of subsections (c)(3) and (d)(2) of section 504 of the Trade 
Act of 1974, as in effect on July 31, 1995, and the references to 
``preceding calendar year'' in such section 504 shall be references to 
1994.

    Approved October 11, 1996.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY--H.R. 3815:
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HOUSE REPORTS: No. 104-718 (Comm. on Ways and Means).
SENATE REPORTS: No. 104-393 (Comm. on Finance).
CONGRESSIONAL RECORD, Vol. 142 (1996):
            July 30, considered and passed House.
            Sept. 28 considered and passed Senate, amended. House 
                concurred in Senate amendment.

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