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PUBLIC LAW 98-000—MMMM. DD, 1984

PUBLIC LAW 98-573—OCT. 30, 1984

98 STAT. 3013

2133) for providing compensation for actions taken under section 203 of that Act.

Ante, p. 3003.

SEC. 308. NEGOTIATION OF AGREEMENTS CONCERNING HIGH TECHNOLOGY INDUSTRIES.

(a) The President may enter into such bilateral or multilateral 19 USC 2ii4e. agreements as may be necessary or appropriate to achieve the objectives of this section and the negotiating objectives under section 104A(c) of the Trade Act of 1974. Ante, p. 3006. 0)X1) Chapter 2 of title I is amended by inserting at the end thereof the following new section: "SEC. 128. MODIFICATION AND CONTINUANCE OF TREATMENT WITH RESPECT TO DUTIES ON HIGH TECHNOLOGY PRODUCTS.

19 USC 2138.

"(a) In order to cany out any agreement concluded as a result of the negotiating objectives under section 104A(c), the President may 19 USC 2151 proclaim, subject to the provisions of chapter 3— «^ seq. "(1) such modification, elimination, or continuance of any existing duty, duty-free, or excise treatment, or "(2) such additional duties, as he deems appropriate. "0)) The President shall exercise his authority under subsection (a) only with respect to the following items listed in the Tariff Schedules of the United States (19 U.S.C. 1202): "(1) Transistors (provided for in item 587.70, part 5, schedule 6). "(2) Diodes and rectifiers (provided for in item 687.72, part 5, schedule 6). "(3) Monolithic integrated circuits (provided for in item 687.74, part 5, schedule 6). "(4) Other integrated circuits (provided for in item 687.77, part 5, schedule 6). "(5) Other components (provided for in item 687.81, part 5, schedule 6). "(6) Parts of semiconductors (provided for in item 687.85, part 5, schedule 6). "(7) Parts of automatic data-processing machines and units thereof (provided for in item 676.52, part 4G, schedule 6) other than parts incorporating a cathode ray tube. "(c) TERMINATION.—The President may exercise his authority under this section only during the 5-year period beginning on the date of the enactment of the International Trade and Investment Act.". (2) The table of contents of chapter 1 of title I is amended by adding at the end thereof the following new item: "Sec. 128. Modification and continuance of treatment with respect to duties on high technology products.".

TITLE IV—TRADE WITH ISRAEL SEC. 401. NEGOTIATION OF TRADE AGREEMENTS TO REDUCE TRADE BARRIERS.

(a) Subsection (b) of section 102 of the Trade Act of 1974 (19 U.S.C. 21120))) is amended— (1) by striking out "Whenever" and inserting in lieu thereof "(1) Whenever", and

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