Customs Administrative Act: Hearings Before a Subcommittee of the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, Seventy-fifth Congress, Third Session, on H.R. 8099: an Act to Amend Certain Administrative Provisions of the Tariff Act of 1930, and for Other Purposes. January 25, 26, 27, and 28 and February 9, 1938

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1938 - 255 pages

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Page 223 - No duties of tonnage, harbor, pilotage, light-house, quarantine, or other similar or corresponding duties of whatever nature or under whatever denomination, levied in the name or for the profit of the Government, public functionaries, private individuals, corporations, or establishments of any kind...
Page 247 - The President shall by proclamation approve the rates of duty and changes in classification and in basis of value specified in any report of the commission under this section, if in his judgment such rates of duty and changes are shown by such investigation of the commission to be necessary to equalize such differences in costs of production.
Page 73 - States, in the ordinary course of trade and in the usual wholesale quantities in such market, or the price that the manufacturer, producer, or owner would have received or was willing to receive for such merchandise when sold in the ordinary course of trade and in the usual wholesale quantities, at the time of exportation of the imported article.
Page 162 - AN ACT To provide revenue, to regulate commerce with foreign countries, to encourage the industries of the United States, to protect American labor, and for other purposes.
Page 162 - Congress by this act intended, whenever the President, upon investigation of the differences in costs of production of articles wholly or in part the growth or product of the United States and of like or similar articles wholly or in part the growth or product of competing foreign countries...
Page 19 - Instruction, the application of which may be restricted to one or more ports of entry, that such exemption shall be allowed only to residents who have remained beyond the territorial limits of the United States for not less than a specified period, not to exceed 24 hours, and, after the expiration of 90 days after the date of such regulation or Instruction, allowance of the said exemption shall be subject to the limitations so prescribed.
Page 226 - States than are or shall be payable on the like articles, being the growth produce or manufacture of any other foreign country; nor shall any other or higher...
Page 87 - The whole operation of such laws is upon the individuals importing the merchandise ; a state is absolutely prohibited from laying imposts or duties on imports or exports, without the consent of congress...
Page 233 - President of the United States of America, have caused the said Convention to be made public, to the end that the same and every article and...
Page 92 - States; and (4) An addition for profit (not less than 8 per centum of the sum of the amounts found under paragraphs (1) and (2) of this subdivision) equal to the profit which ordinarily is added, in the case of merchandise of the same general character as the particular merchandise under consideration, by manufacturers or producers in the country of manufacture or production who are engaged in the production or manufacture of merchandise of the same class or kind.

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