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United States of America: Buy American amendment rejected in the Senate

Measure #8129 | Published 22 Jan 2015 ▲

Description

During its deliberations on January 20, 2015 of a bill (S.1) to approve the proposed Keystone XL pipeline for the transportation of oil from Canada, the Senate rejected an amendment that would have imposed a Buy American requirement on iron, steel

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United States of America/State of Colorado: The Keep Jobs in Colorado Act

Measure #7945 | Published 16 Dec 2014 | Inception 24 May 2013 ▲

Description

On May 24, 2013 the governor of Colorado signed into law a bill (HB1292) entited the Keep Jobs In Colorado Act. Among its many provisions were several dealing with outsourcing and the procurement of domestic goods. 

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United States of America/State of Minnesota: Buy American requirement for steel used in an airport project

Measure #7941 | Published 15 Dec 2014 | Inception 20 May 2014 ▲

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On May 20, 2014 the governor of Minnesota signed into law an omnibus bonding bill (H.F.2490) that includes $5 million for a grant to the Chisholm-Hibbing Airport Authority to build a new airline passenger terminal.

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United States of America: Buy American provisions in an omnibus spending bill

Measure #7929 | Published 11 Dec 2014 | Inception 16 Dec 2014 ▲

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Congress approved, and the president signed into law (December 16, 2014), the “Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2015” (H.R.83).

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[+ 44 more tariff lines]

United States of America: Increased emphasis on Buy American goals in railroad projects

Measure #6849 | Published 24 Jul 2014 | Inception 29 Sep 2010 ▲

Description

The Department of Transportation’s Federal Railroad Administration published a notice in the Federal Register on September 29, 2010 that appears to strengthen the Buy American emphasis in the procurement practices of the FRA.

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United States of America/State of West Virginia: Buy American law

Measure #6787 | Published 19 Jul 2014 | Inception 30 Mar 2012 ▲

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The West Virginia Legislature approved in its 2012 Regular Session the Procurement of Domestic Products Act, requiring state agencies to purchase products manufactured in the United States.  

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United States of America/State of Maryland: Bill expanding the scope of Buy American laws

Measure #6786 | Published 19 Jul 2014 | Inception 16 May 2013 ▲

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The Maryland General Assembly approved in its 2013 Regular Session, and the governor of Maryland signed into law, a law that expanded the scope of the local-content laws already on the books in that state.  

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Belgium: State funding to steel group Duferco

Measure #6777 | Published 18 Jul 2014 | Inception 1 Sep 2009 ▲

Description

On 16 October 2013, the European Commission launched an investigation into the funding of the steel group Duferco granted by the Belgian region Walloon. In the past, the steel company has received around EUR 517 million (incl.

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[+ 16 more jurisdictions]

Sri Lanka: Trade implications of 2012 budget

Measure #6673 | Published 10 Jun 2014 | Inception 21 Nov 2011 ▲

Description

On 21 November 2011, the Sri Lankan Minister of Finance and Planning presented the budget for 2012 in the Parliament. The following changes are relevant to international commerce:

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United States of America: Buy America provision in water projects bill

Measure #6594 | Published 21 May 2014 | Inception 14 Jun 2014 ▲

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President Obama signed into law on June 11, 2014 legislation imposing a Buy American requirement on iron, steel, and manufactured goods used in government-financed water projects.

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