Byrd amendment

D The entering into of any cooperative agreement. Customs distributes funds from assessed duties in proportion to qualifying expenditures identified in certifications received. Producers that have ceased production of the product covered by the order or that have been acquired by a firm that opposed the petition will not be considered an affected domestic producer.

If the petition was filed on behalf of the association "and its members" and those members supporting the petition were identified therein, they will be included on any list of affected domestic producers that is forwarded to Customs. How do I get on the list? How do I apply for my money?

For the purposes of this subparagraph, an administrative action is commenced with respect to a failure when an investigating official determines in writing to commence an investigation of an allegation of such failure. The Gerald Ford administration took a mildly opposed stance, with Secretary of State Henry Kissinger criticising the amendment in a speech given in the Zambian capital Lusakabut did little to try to reverse it.

The ITC is not involved in the distribution of assessed duties. Limitation on use of appropriated funds to influence certain Federal contracting and financial transactions a 1 None of the funds appropriated by any Act may be expended by the recipient of a Federal contract, grant, loan, or cooperative agreement to pay any person for influencing or attempting to influence an officer or employee of any agency, a Member of Congress, an officer or employee of Congress, or an employee of a Member of Congress in connection with any Federal action described in paragraph 2 of this subsection.

Please note that questionnaire responses must be submitted by the return date specified in the questionnaire and letters of support for the petition must be submitted by the date specified in the scheduling notice for the final phase of the original investigation this date coincides with the deadline for posthearing briefs.

B A filing of a declaration of a declaration amendment on or after the date on which an administrative action for the imposition of a civil penalty under this subsection is commenced does not prevent the imposition of such civil penalty for a failure occurring before that date.

Include the copied pages as an attachment to a letter addressed to: C The making of any Federal loan. Schultz in[2] the chrome trade continued; by Rhodesia was estimated to be supplying 17 percent of US imports of chrome.

It prohibited the US government from banning the importation of any strategic material from a non-communist country as long as the importation of the same materials from communist countries was also not prohibited.

Support for the petition during the original investigation can be documented by either a response to the ITC questionnaire that you submitted during the original investigation or by a letter of support that you submitted to the ITC in the original investigation.

What can I do to add my firm to the list? Does this support make my firm eligible to be placed on the list of affected domestic producers?

The distribution is available to "affected domestic producers for qualifying expenditures. We would have completed the questionnaire if it had been sent to us. Customs will be happy to help you with the certification process. A The awarding of any Federal contract.

A sample form request letter can be accessed by clicking here.

Byrd Amendment (1971)

My firm is a member of an association that filed a petition in a current investigation. My firm supported the petition in principal but did not receive a questionnaire during the investigation in question.

Customs may be contacted at cdsoa dhs.The Byrd Amendment—named for its author, Senator Harry F. Byrd, Jr. of Virginia—was a amendment to the U.S. Federal Strategic and Critical Materials Stock Piling Act.

FAQs - CDSOA / Byrd Amendment

It prohibited the US government from banning the importation of any strategic material from a non-communist country as long as the importation of the same materials from Enacted by: the 92nd United States Congress. amendment (or a motion to recommit the measure with instructions) that strikes such provisions from the legislation, or, under the Byrd rule, a Senator may raise a point of order against such matter.

The Byrd Amendment is also known as the Continued Dumping and Subsidy Offset Act of This restriction is known as the Byrd Amendment.

Lobbying Ban. The Byrd Amendment restrictions apply to the funds themselves and do not prohibit recipients of federal contracts, grants, loans, or cooperative agreements from lobbying using their own funds or from using profit or fee from a covered Federal action.

The CDSOA /Byrd Amendment does not allow firms to be included on the list of affected domestic producers unless they expressed support for the petition during the original investigation.

My firm's name has changed from the time of the original investigation, and therefore does not appear on the recently published list of potentially eligible producers. Effective Date of Amendment.

Lobbying Restrictions for Federal Contractors - The Byrd Amendment

Amendment by Pub. L. –65 effective Jan. 1,except as otherwise provided, see section 24 of Pub. L. –65, set out as an Effective Date note under section of Title 2, The Congress.

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