Summary

H.R. 5513: To require the collection of up-to-date information on tariff and non-tariff laws, regulations, and practices of foreign countries affecting exports of United States goods and services,... Read More

Status

This bill was introduced on May 7, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not passed.

Tags

Bill Text

A BILL

To require the collection of up-to-date information on tariff and non- tariff laws, regulations, and practices of foreign countries affecting exports of United States goods and services, and for other purposes.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

This Act may be cited as the ``Transparent Rules Allow Direct Exporting for Small Businesses and Jobs Act'' or ``TRADE for Small Businesses and Jobs Act''.

SEC. 2. FOREIGN TARIFF AND NON-TARIFF LAWS, REGULATIONS, AND PRACTICES AFFECTING EXPORTS OF UNITED STATES GOODS AND SERVICES.

(a) Purpose.--The purpose of this section is to assist exporters of United States goods and services to access new markets in foreign countries. (b) Collection of Information.-- (1) By secretary of commerce.--The Secretary of Commerce shall, in consultation with the United States Trade Representative and the Secretary of State, collect information on tariff and non-tariff laws, regulations, and practices of foreign countries affecting exports of United States goods and services other than United States agricultural commodities. (2) By secretary of agriculture.--The Secretary of Agriculture shall, in consultation with the United States Trade Representative and the Secretary of State, collect information on tariff and non-tariff laws, regulations, and practices of foreign countries affecting exports of United States agricultural commodities. (c) Availability of Information.-- (1) In general.--Not later than 180 days after the date of the enactment of this Act, the Secretary of Commerce shall make available the information collected under subsection (b)(1)...

Read Full Text

Sentiment Map

Select:

Nation

0 Supporting
0 Opposing
0% 0%

State: CA

0 Supporting
0 Opposing
0% 0%

District: 1st

0 Supporting
0 Opposing
0% 0%

Popularity Trend

Organizations Supporting

No organizations supporting yet.

Organizations Opposing

No organizations opposing yet.

Users Supporting

No constiutents supporting yet.

Users Opposing

No constituents opposing yet.

Bill Summary

H.R. 5512 Divisional Realignment Act of 2012 H.R. 5514 To suspend temporarily the rate of duty on Modified Vinylchloride-Hyd...