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Introduced in Senate (10/29/2009)


111th CONGRESS
1st Session
S. 2445


To suspend temporarily the duty on certain leather upper footwear.


IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

October 29, 2009

Mr. Brownback introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance


A BILL

To suspend temporarily the duty on certain leather upper footwear.

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

SECTION 1. Certain leather upper footwear.

(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:



9902.01.00 Other footwear with outer soles of rubber, plastic, leather, or composition leather and uppers of leather, not covering the ankle, valued at more than $2.50 per pair, other than house slippers, tennis shoes, basketball shoes, and the like, the foregoing for persons other than women (provided for in subheading 6403.99.90) Free No change No change On or before 12/31/2011 ”.

(b) Effective Date.—The amendment made by subsection (a) applies to goods entered, or withdrawn from warehouse for consumption, on or after the 15th day after the date of the enactment of this Act.