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The Act provided for the Special Trade Representative to serve as chair of a new interagency trade organization established to make recommendations to the President on his trade agreement program.
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The legislation reflected Congressional interest in achieving a better balance between competing domestic and international interests in formulating and implementing U.
Section of the Trade Act of provided a legislative charter for STR as part of the Executive Office of the President, making it responsible for the trade agreements programs under the Tariff Act ofthe Trade Expansion Act ofand the act.
The act also made STR directly accountable to both the President and the Congress for these and other trade responsibilities and elevated the Special Trade Representative to cabinet level.
In so doing, the legislation reinforced the Congressional-Executive partnership for the conduct of U. To coordinate trade policy with other agencies; To act as the principal international trade policy spokesperson of the President; To report and be responsible to the President and the Congress on the administration of the trade agreements program, and to advise them on non-tariff barriers, international commodity agreements, and other matters relating to the trade agreements program; and To chair the interagency committee that assists and advises the President in developing and implementing U.
The legislation also included a "Sense of the Congress" statement that the USTR should be the senior representative on any body the President establishes to advise him on overall economic policies in which international trade matters predominate and that the USTR should be included in all economic summits and other international meetings in which international trade is a major topic.
The principal function of the Chief Agricultural Negotiator is to conduct trade negotiations and enforce trade agreements relating to United States agricultural interests and products. Trade Representative on issues of trade and investment with Africa and serves as coordinator and point of contact within the Administration on such issues.History of the United States Trade Representative.
USTR shares with the Department of Commerce responsibility for monitoring foreign government compliance with United States trade agreements.
The Trade and Tariff Act of gave USTR the further responsibility of developing and coordinating implementation of U.S. policies concerning. The North American Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act made some changes to the copyright law of the United States, foreshadowing the Uruguay Round Agreements Act of by restoring copyright (within the NAFTA nations) on certain motion pictures which had entered the public domain.
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This chapter provides an overview of U.S. trade policy since and summarizes the literature on the economic effects of these policy changes on the United States. The ﬁrst part, organized into four time bilateral fronts after the United States completed a free trade agreement with Israel in In , the United States entered into.
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