Written Comments on H.R. 3935, a Bill to Modernize and Simplify the Administration of the Customs Laws, Volume 4

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Page 129 - To appraise the merchandise In the unit of quantity In which the merchandise Is usually bought and sold by ascertaining or estimating the value thereof by all reasonable ways and means in his power, any statement of cost or cost of production in any Invoice, affidavit, declaration, or other document to the contrary notwithstanding...
Page 221 - Treasury, in the performance of his official duty, and the court certifies that there was probable cause for the act done by the collector or other officer, or that he acted under the directions of the Secretary of the Treasury, or other proper officer of the Government...
Page 221 - ... or that he acted under the directions of the Secretary of the Treasury, or other proper officer of the Government, no execution shall issue against such collector or other officer, but the amount so recovered shall, upon final judgment, be provided...
Page 142 - ... used therein been Imported; but the total amount of drawback allowed upon the exportation of such articles, together with the total amount of drawback allowed In respect of such Imported merchandise under any other provision of law, shall not exceed 99 per centum of the duty paid on such imported merchandise.
Page 142 - ... of any such articles, notwithstanding the fact that none of the Imported merchandise may actually have been used In the manufacture or production of the exported articles, an amount of drawback equal to that which would have been allowable had the merchandise used therein been Imported...
Page 192 - For purposes of this article the following definitions are applicable. (1) Writings and recordings. — "Writings" and "recordings" consist of letters, words, or numbers, or their equivalent, set down by handwriting, typewriting, printing, photostating, photographing, magnetic impulse, mechanical or electronic recording, or other form of data compilation. (2) Photographs. — "Photographs" include still photographs, X-ray films, video tapes, and motion pictures.
Page 265 - Class 8. Bonded warehouses established for the purpose of cleaning, sorting, repacking, or otherwise changing in condition, but not manufacturing, imported merchandise, under Customs supervision and at the expense of the proprietor.
Page 148 - ... (vi) state the estimated loss of lawful duties, if any, and, taking into account all circumstances, the amount of the proposed monetary penalty; and (vii) inform such person that he shall have a reasonable opportunity to make representations, both oral and written, as to why a claim for a monetary penalty should not be issued in the amount stated. (B) Exceptions.
Page 186 - Service is made (taking into consideration the number, type and age of the item demanded) if "such record is required by law or regulation for the entry of the merchandise (whether or not the Customs Service required its presentation at the time of entry).
Page 222 - USC 1322(a)), if the articles described in clauses (a) through (d) are owned or leased by the owner or operator of the transporting vessel and are transported for his use in handling his cargo in foreign trade; and (e) stevedoring equipment and material...

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