Miscellaneous Tariff Bill Petition and Comment Data

Below are links to petition and comment data captured by the Miscellaneous Tariff Bill Petition System (MTBPS).  The files are pipe delimited [|] and utilizes Unicode UTF-8.  Ensure that the application being used to open either file is configured accordingly.  Below are examples of settings used by Microsoft Excel 2010 that allow you to download and view either file:

  1. Right mouse-button click on either .txt link below and save the file locally to your computer.
  2. From within the spreadsheet software of your choice (Excel, etc.), Select File, browse to where you have saved the .txt file, then click Open
  3. In the Text Import Wizard,
    1. Select “Delimited” and Unicode UTF-8,  then click Next


  1. Under Delimiters, check Other and then enter a “|” symbol, then click Finish

You should now be able to view the pipe delimited file.  Save as .xls as needed.

View Published petitions list (pipe-delimited .txt file)

View Published comments list (pipe-delimited .txt file)