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APPENDIX A.

TEXT OF H. R. 11019, WITH STATISTICAL AND OTHER

COMPARATIVE DATA.

A BILL To reduce the duties on wool and manufactures of wool.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That on and after the first day of January, nineteen hundred and twelve, the articles hereinafter enumerated, described, and provided for shall, when imported from any foreign country into the United States or into any of its possessions (except the Philippine Islands and the islands of Guam and Tutuila), be subjected to the duties hereinafter provided, and no others; that is to say:

1. On wool of the sheep, hair of the camel, goat, alpaca, and other like animals, and on all wools and hair on the skin of such animals, the duty shall be twenty per centum ad valorem.

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2. On all noils, top waste, card waste, slubbing waste, roving waste, ring waste, yarn waste, bur waste, thread waste, garnetted waste, shoddies, mungo, flocks, wool extract, carbonized wool, carbonized noils, and on all other wastes and on rags composed wholly or in part of wool, and not specially provided for in this Act, the duty shall be twenty per centum ad valorem.

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3. On combed wool or tops and roving or roping, made wholly or in part of wool or camel's hair, and on other wool and hair which have been advanced in any manner or by any process of manufacture beyond the washed or scoured condition, not specially provided for in this Act, the duty shall be twenty-five per centum ad valorem.

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Wilson:

As passed House...

As enacted......

Combed wool, 25 or 30 per cent, according to

value. Wool and hair advanced, etc., not specially pro

vided for, probably dutiable as manufactures

not specially provided for, at 40 per cent. Combed wool, at 20 per cent. Wool and hair advanced, etc., not specially pro

vided for, probably dutiable as manufactures not specially provided for, at 40 or 50 per cent, according to class and value. 25 per cent. 40 per cent, as manufactures of wool not specially

provided for.

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Mills.

4. On yarns made wholly or in part of wool, the duty shall be thirty per centum ad valorem.

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5. On cloths, knit fabrics, felts not woven, and all manufactures of every description made, by any process, wholly or in part of wool, not specially provided for in this act, the duty shall be forty per centum ad valorem.

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Wilson:

As passed House....

As enacted........

Cloths and knit fabrics, 40 per cent.
Felts for paper maker's use and printing ma-

chines, 25 to 35 per cent, according to value. Felts, not woven and not specially provided for,

45 per cent. All other manufactures not specially provided

for, 40 per cent. Cloths and knit fabrics, 35 to 40 per cent, accord

ing to value. Felts for printing machines, 25 to 35 per cent, according to value. Felts not specially provided for, 45 to 50 per cent,

according to value. All other manufactures not specially provided

for, 40 to 50 per cent, according to value. Cloths, knit fabrics, and all other manufactures of

wool not specially provided for, 40 per cent. Felts, 45 per cent. 40 per cent.

Springer...

Mills...

6. On blankets and flannels, composed wholly or in part of wool, the duty shall be thirty per centum ad valorem: Provided, That on flannels composed wholly or in part of wool, valued at above fifty cents per pound, the duty shall be forty-five per centum ad valorem.

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7. On women's and children's dress goods, coat linings, Italian cloths, bunting, and goods of similar description and character, composed wholly or in part of wool, and not specially provided for in this act, the duty shall be forty-five per centum ad valorem.

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8. On clothing, ready-made, and articles of wearing apparel of every description, including shawls whether knitted or woven, and knitted articles of every description made up or manufactured wholly or in part, and not specially provided for in this act, composed wholly or in part of wool, the duty shall be forty-five per centum ad valorem.

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9. On webbings, gorings, suspenders, braces, bandings, beltings, bindings, braids, galloons, edgings, insertings, flouncings, fringes, gimps, cords, cords and tassels, ribbons, ornaments, laces, trimmings, and articles made wholly or in part of lace, embroideries and all articles embroidered by hand or machinery, head nets, nettings, buttons or barrel buttons or buttons of other forms for tassels or ornaments, and manufactures of wool ornamented with beads or spangles of whatever material composed, on any of the foregoing made of wool or of which wool is a component material, whether containing india rubber or not, the duty shall be thirty-five per centum ad valorem.

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10. On Aubusson, Axminster, moquette, and chenille carpets, figured or plain, and all carpets or carpeting of like character or description, the duty shall be forty per centum ad valorem.

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11. On Saxony, Wilton, and Tournay velvet carpets, figured or plain, and all carpets or carpeting of like character or description, the duty shall be thirty-five per centum ad valorem.

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Wilson:

As passed House....

As enacted.
Springer..
Mills...

35 per cent.
40 per cent.
30 per cent.
40 per cent.

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