css simple align not working

I have the code below to style a table row, I want the center of each cell to be aligned to the center, but its not working:

.topbarsections {
      font-family: Tahoma, Arial, Helvetica;
      font-size: 11px;
      font-style: normal;
      text-align: center;
      font-weight: bold;
      color: #363636;
      background-color: #ECEEF4;
}

I am appying it as:

     <tr class="topbarsections">
            <td width="5%" >Select</td>
            <td width="10%" colspan="3">Actions</td>
            <td width="17%" >Form</td>
            <td width="59%">Description</td>
            <td width="9%">Filing Fee</td>
          </tr>
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Dave BaldwinFixer of ProblemsCommented:
<tr> is a grouping element that does not display anything so CSS attributes don't work.  You have to put them in the <td> elements.  The only thing I know of that works in a <tr> is background-color.
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Jeff DarlingDeveloper AnalystCommented:
It looks like you might have some other CSS overrides happening.  It works when I tried it.

<!DOCTYPE HTML>
<html>
<head>
  <title>my test</title>
  <style>
  .topbarsections {
      font-family: Tahoma, Arial, Helvetica;
      font-size: 11px;
      font-style: normal;
      text-align: center;
      font-weight: bold;
      color: #363636;
      background-color: #ECEEF4;
}
  </style>
</head>

<body>
      <table>
    <tr class="topbarsections">
        <td width="5%">Select</td>
        <td width="10%" colspan="3">Actions</td>
        <td width="17%">Form</td>
        <td width="59%">Description</td>
        <td width="9%">Filing Fee</td>
    </tr>
</table>
</body>
</html>

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AleksAuthor Commented:
It should work on the <tr>  ... ill check other css overriding this one thanks.
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