Governmental Notices November 19th – November 25th, 2016

The following governmental notices that may be of interest to our members and the trade.  


CPSC’s Proposed Rule regarding Safety Standard for Portable Generators and Notices concerning Adjusted Maximum Amounts for Civil Penalties & the conclusion of the International Trade Data System Initial Test Concerning the Electronic Filing of Targeting/Enforcement Data;

CBP’s Rules addressing: Freedom of Information Act Regulations, Business Travel Card Program and Import Restrictions concerning Certain Archaeological and Ethnological Material from Greece, Current Bulletin providing Accreditations and Approvals of Commercial Gaugers and Laboratories, Notice of Issuance of Final Determination Concerning Certain Treadmills and Receipt of Applications for “Lever-Rule” Protection, as well as the latest ABI messages;

CPSC and FDA Recalls and Consumer Updates;

FTC Comment Request regarding the information collection requirements contained in the Consumer Product Warranty Rule;

FTZ Board current notices;

OFAC Unblocking of Persons /  Properties;

ITA and ITC monthly announcements concerning the Initiation of Administrative Reviews, in addition to Notices of Antidumping or Countervailing Duty Investigations, Orders, or Reviews, as well as updates on Investigations and Complaints, on items such as Certain Cased Pencils from the People’s Republic of China;

USTR’s Initiation of a Review of Argentina for Possible Designation as a Beneficiary Developing Country;

California’s latest Proposition 65 60 Day Notices on items such as, but not limited to Door Stoppers, Gibbon PVC Flexible Hose Kit and a Travel Kit; and,

Canada’s latest Consumer Alert & Recall notices.



Please contact the Gemini team for more information on any of these items.