Modifications to the Harmonized Tariff Schedule

Modifications Summary Effective Dates Proclamation Documents
Presidential Proclamation 9223 (79 Fed. Reg. 78679) of December 23, 2014: to take certain actions under the African Growth and Opportunity Act and for other purposes). January 1 and 29, 2015
USITC Inv. No. 1205-11: Recommended Modifications in the Harmonized Tariff Schedule to Conform with Amendments to the Harmonized System February 11, 2015
USITC Inv. No. 1205-10: Annex of proposed changes to the Harmonized Tariff Schedule February 3, 2012
USITC Publication 4349, Panama Free Trade Agreement October 31, 2012
Presidential Proclamation 8788 (77 FR 18899) of Mar. 26, 2012: to modify duty-free treatment under the Generalized System of Preferences and for other purposes. Note: Suspends Argentina’s eligibility for GSP as of May 28, 2012. May 28, 2012
USITC Publication 4320: Implement the United States-Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement May 15, 2012
USITC Publication 4308 (Annex to Presidential Proclamation): Relating to Implementation of the United States-Korea Free Trade Agreement March 9, 2012
USITC Publication 4276 (Annex to Presidential Proclamation): Relating to implementation of 2012 HS changes to the US Harmonized Tariff Schedule December 29, 2011
Presidential Proclamation 8742 (76 FR 68273): Implement recommendation of inv. No. 1205-8 and other modifications to Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTS) November 3, 2011
Implement Changes to the Pharmaceutical Appendix January 1, 2011
Inv. No. 1205-9, Certain Festive Articles: Recommendations for Modifying the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTS), Pursuant to section 1205 of the Omnibus Trade and Competitiveness Act of 1988 February 3, 2007
Addendum to Inv. No. 1205-8, Certain Footwear: Recommendations for Modification, Pursuant to Section 1205 of the Omnibus Trade and Tariff Act of 1988 September 1, 2011
Investigation No. 1205-8, Certain Footwear: Recommendations for Modification, Pursuant to Section 1205 of the Omnibus Trade and Tariff Act of 1988  
Investigation No. 1205-7:Proposed Amendments, Pursuant to Section 1205 of the Omnibus Trade and Tariff Act of 1988 January 1, 2012
Initiation of Section 302 Investigation, Determination of Action Under Section 301, and Request for Comments: Canada—Compliance With Softwood Lumber Agreement - United States Trade Representative. April 15, 2009
Delay in Modification of Action Taken in Connection with WTO Dispute Settlement Proceedings on the European Communities’ Ban on Imports of U.S. Beef and Beef Products-United States Trade Representative notice and modification of action. April 23, 2009
Presidential Proclamation 8341 (74 FR 4103) as of January 22, 2009: Implement the United States-Peru Free Trade Agreement. January 22, 2009
Presidential Proclamation 8332 (73 F.R. 80289) of December 29, 2008: Implement the United States-Oman Free Trade Agreement. December 31, 2008
Presidential Proclamation 8331 (73 F.R. 79585) of December 30, 2008: Implement the Dominican Republic-Central America- United States Free Trade Agreement With Respect to Costa Rica and for Other Purposes. December 23, 2008
Notice of effective dates for CAFTA-DR amendment and rule of origin for woven apparel -- Presidential Proclamations 8213 and 8272 August 15, 2008
Proclamation 8214—To Adjust the Rules of Origin Under the United States-Chile Free Trade Agreement February 7, 2008
Presidential Proclamation 8039 (71 F.R. 43635) of July 27, 2006: Implement The United States-Bahrain Free Trade Agreement, and for Other Purposes August 1, 2006
Presidential Proclamation 8033 (71 F.R. 38255) of June 30, 2006: Modify Duty-Free Treatment Under the Generalized System of Preferences July 1, 2006
Presidential Proclamation 8034 (71 F.R. 38509) of June 30, 2006: Implement the Dominican Republic-Central American-United States Free Trade Agreement with Respect to Guatemala July 1, 2006
Determinations Under the African Growth and Opportunity Act-United States Trade Representative Notice to add the Republic of Chad to the List of Countries Eligible Under AGOA (71 FR 24762) April 26, 2006
Presidential Proclamation 7995 - To Extend Nondiscriminatory Treatment for Products of the Ukraine (71 FR 16969) April 1, 2006
Presidential Proclamation 7996 - To Implement the Dominican Republic-Central America-United States Free Trade Agreement With Respect to Honduras and Nicaragua (71 FR 16971) April 1, 2006
Presidential Proclamation 7987 - To Implement the Dominican Republic - Central America - United States Free Trade Agreement (71 FR 10827) March 1, 2006
Modifications under Section 1206 of the Omnibus Trade and Competitiveness Act of 1988 (USITC Pub. 3898, December 2006) February 1, 2007
Implement the Dominican Republic - Central American - United States Free Trade Agreement with Respect to Honduras and Nicaragua (USITC Pub. 3845, March, 2006) April 1, 2006
Implement the Dominican Republic - Central American - United States Free Trade Agreement with Respect to El Salvador (USITC Pub. 3829, March 1, 2006) March 1, 2006

PROPOSED AMENDMENTS TO THE HARMONIZED TARIFF SCHEDULE OF THE UNITED STATES (HTS)

"PURSUANT TO SECTION 1205 OF THE OMNIBUS TRADE AND TARIFF ACT OF 1988"

The following drafts list proposed changes to the Harmonized Tariff Schedule as a result of changes in the international Harmonized System (HS) nomenclature. The original document of the Harmonized System Committee is included as a reference.