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Taxonomy: Type of Measure - Sanitary and Phytosantiary Measure


United States of America/State of Oregon: Bill banning the importation of untreated firewood

Measure #6844 | Published 23 Jul 2014 | Inception 1 Jul 2012 ▲

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In response to a declared emergency, on June 21, 2012 the governor or Oregon signed into law a bill (HB2122) that prohibits the importation of untreated firewood into state and requires that the State Department of Agriculture adopt rules regulati

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United States of America: Bill to authorize preclearance facilities outside of the United States

Measure #6785 | Published 19 Jul 2014 ▲

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A bill under consideration in Congress would allow for the establishment of preclearance facilities in foreign countries so as to facilitate the movement and inspection of persons and goods.

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United States of America: Proposed increase in user fees for import inspections of agricultural goods

Measure #6784 | Published 19 Jul 2014 ▲

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The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) is considering a proposal to raise the user fees for the Agricultural Quarantine Inspection (AQI) program.

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Russian Federation, Belarus and Kazakhstan: Establishment of an Eurasian Economic Union

Measure #6320 | Published 25 Apr 2014 | Inception 1 Jan 2015 ▲

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On 1 January 2015 the treaty concerning the establishment of the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) is expected to enter into force.  

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United States of America: Executive order on trade facilitation

Measure #6086 | Published 10 Mar 2014 | Inception 25 Feb 2014 ▲

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President Obama signed on February 19, 2014 Executive Order 13659, entitled “Streamlining the Export/Import Process for America's Businesses.” Published in the Federal Register on February 25, the order states that,  

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United States of America: Ban on poultry imports from China

Measure #5341 | Published 11 Sep 2013 | Inception 11 Mar 2009 ▲

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United States of America: Two bills affecting imports of fish

Measure #5287 | Published 20 Aug 2013 ▲

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The Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee of the U.S. Senate approved two bills dealing with international fishing and seafood trade on July 30, 2013.

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Venezuela: Temporary additional import requirement for agricultural products

Measure #5156 | Published 27 Jul 2013 | Inception 4 Mar 2012 ▲

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On 2 March 2012, Venezuela’s Ministry of Agriculture (Ministerio del Poder Popular para la Agricultura y Tierras) adopted Resolution No.

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Colombia: Import clearing approval (Visto Bueno) for vegetables and molluscs

Measure #4672 | Published 23 May 2013 | Inception 27 Dec 2012 ▲

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On 27 December 2012, Colombia’s Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism published Circular No.

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United States of America: New farm bill under development

Measure #4632 | Published 21 May 2013 ▲

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The agriculture committees in both the U.S. House of Representatives and the Senate are developing new farm bills to replace the previous (2008) farm bill. Each of them approved their versions in the week of May 13, 2013.

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