Governmental Notices: November 7th – November 13, 2015

Attached is our update of governmental notices that may be of interest to the membership and trade. In addition to appending the CBP summary of its upcoming ACE filing deadlines for certain of its Partner Government Agencies and a Testing summary sheet, among the items in this issue are links to:

APHIS’ Comment Request concerning Select Agent Registration;

CPSC’s Proposed Rules addressing the Safety Standard for High Chairs;

CBP’s Rule regarding Custom and Border Protection’s Bond Program, the current Bulletin providing a Correction to its Decision 15–14 concerning the Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) Filings for Electronic Entry/Entry Summary (Cargo Release and Related Entry), the Quarterly IRS Interest Rates Used in Calculating Interest on Overdue Accounts and Refunds on Customs Duties, Proposed and Final Ruling Modifications / Revocations, as well as Updates and ABI messages;

CPSC and FDA Recalls and Consumer Updates;

FCC please note the CORRECTION regarding theFederal Register’s misleading announcement of the Radio Frequency Devices, FCC Form 740 Temporary Suspension Notice effective date [summary in our letter, as well];

FTC’s Notice of Proposed Consent Agreement;

FDA’s Proposed Rule regarding a Comment Request on the Use of the Term “Natural” in the Labeling of Human Food Products, the latest Guidance document and Comment Requests, as well as upcoming Meetings;

FTZ Board current notices;

ITA and ITC Notices of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Administrative Reviews: Results, Extensions, Amendments, etc., on products such as Light-Walled Rectangular Pipe and Tube from Mexico, as well as updates on a Subsidy, various Investigations and a Proposal Request;

Presidential Administrative Orders regarding the Intention To Enter into the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement, Iran and the Continuation of National Emergency, as well as the Continuation of National Emergency regarding Weapons of Mass Destruction;

California’s latest messages from the Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment and recent Proposition 65 60 Day Notices on items such as, but not limited to: Jam, Marmalade and Preserves Containing Ginger, Topical Skin Care Products Containing Zinc Oxide as an Active Ingredient and Fish Cooking Tools; and,

Canada’s latest Recall notices.

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