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Taxonomy: Implementing Jurisdiction - United States of America


United States of America: Buy American policy for pipeline projects

Measure #13107 | Published 25 Jan 2017 ▲

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On January 24, 2017 President Donald Trump signed a series of executive orders and presidential memoranda to expedite high-priority energy and infrastructure projects.

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United States of America: Buy-American provisions in water projects bill

Measure #13104 | Published 15 Dec 2016 | Inception 1 Jan 2017 ▲

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In December 2016 President Obama signed into law the “Water Infrastructure Improvements for the Nation Act” or “WIIN Act” (esignated as S.612), which includes two provisions related to the Buy American policy.

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United States of America: Federal Transit Administration waiver of Buy American requirements for ultrastraight rail

Measure #13101 | Published 11 Dec 2016 | Inception 12 Dec 2016 ▲

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In a Federal Register notice published on December 12, 2016 (Vol. 81 No.

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United States of America: Federal Transit Administration waiver of Buy American requirements for replacement equipment following Hurricane Sandy

Measure #13100 | Published 11 Dec 2016 | Inception 12 Dec 2016 ▲

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In a Federal Register notice published on December 12, 2016 (Vol. 81 No.

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United States of America: Federal Transit Administration waiver of Buy American requirements for radio consoles

Measure #13099 | Published 11 Dec 2016 | Inception 12 Dec 2016 ▲

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In a Federal Register notice published on December 12, 2016 (Vol. 81 No.

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United States of America: Federal Transit Administration waiver of Buy American requirements for diesel multiple unit rail vehicles

Measure #13098 | Published 11 Dec 2016 | Inception 12 Dec 2016 ▲

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In a Federal Register notice published on December 12, 2016 (Vol. 81 No.

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United States of America: Presidential order blocking a Chinese-German acquisition of a U.S. semiconductor firm

Measure #13089 | Published 6 Dec 2016 | Inception 2 Dec 2016 ▲

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On December 2, 2016 President Obama signed an order blocking the proposed acquisition of Aixtron, Inc., a California-based subsidiary of the German company Aixtron SE. All involved firms are in the semiconductor industry.

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United States of America: Countervailing and antidumping duty investigation of certain softwood lumber products imported from Canada

Measure #13088 | Published 5 Dec 2016 ▲

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On November 25, 2016 the Committee Overseeing Action for Lumber International Trade Investigations or Negotiations filed a petition seeking the imposition of countervailing and antidumping duties on certain softwood lumber products imported from C

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United States of America: Countervailing and antidumping duty investigation of certain hardwood plywood products imported from China

Measure #13087 | Published 5 Dec 2016 ▲

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On November 18, 2016 the Coalition for Fair Trade (Columbia Forest Products, Commonwealth Plywood Inc., Murphy Plywood, Roseburg Forest Products Co., States Industries, Inc., and Timber Products Company) filed a petition seeking the imposition of

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United States of America: Reclassification of kits used to cut holes in wood or metal doors and consequent decrease in the MFN duty

Measure #13086 | Published 5 Dec 2016 | Inception 30 Jan 2017 ▲

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U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced a reclassification ruling in the November 30, 2016 edition of Customs Bulletin and Decisions that resulted in a decrease in the tariff applicable to kits used to cut holes in wood or metal doors.

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