Text: S.2523 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in Senate (10/30/2009)

1st Session
S. 2523

To suspend temporarily the duty on certain electric cooktops.


October 30, 2009

Mr. Corker (for himself and Mr. Alexander) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance


To suspend temporarily the duty on certain electric cooktops.

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

SECTION 1. Certain electric cooktops.

(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 Electric cooktops each measuring approximately 66 cm or more but not over 91.44 cm in width, weighing approximately 10.3 kg or more but not more than 20.9 kg, having either a coil electric cooking element or smooth cooking surface with incorporated element with either 4 or 5 burners (provided for in subheading 8516.60.60) 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(b) Effective date.—The amendment made by subsection (a) applies to goods entered, or withdrawn from warehouse for consumption, on or after the 15th day after the date of the enactment of this Act.