H.R.1653 - To amend the Tariff Act of 1930 to increase the dollar amount requirements for articles and merchandise under the administrative exemptions and entry under regulations provisions of that Act.112th Congress (2011-2012)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Schock, Aaron [R-IL-18] (Introduced 04/15/2011)|
|Committees:||House - Ways and Means|
|Latest Action:||04/19/2011 Referred to the Subcommittee on Trade. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.1653 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (04/15/2011)
Amends the Tariff Act of 1930 to increase from $200 to $1,000 the aggregate retail value of articles that may be imported duty-free into the United States by one person on one day.
Changes from a maximum of $2,500 to a minimum of $2,500 the threshold aggregate value of a shipment of merchandise for the declaration and entry of which the Secretary of the Treasury is authorized to prescribe rules and regulations.