The new terminal appointment booking system should work, but real progress will only be felt through the Customs Modernization Act
The passage of the Customs Modernization Act
is a step in this direction, as it will reduce opportunities for corruption and technical smuggling, said Esguerra.
The Customs Modernization Act
of 1993 allowed documentation to be submitted to CBP electronically.
Among the best ways to demonstrate"daang matuwid" as the prime legacy of the Aquino administration will be the passage of the Freedom of Information Act, one of the campaign promises in 2010, and the Customs Modernization Act
To understand the complexity surrounding customs audits, one has to understand the changes brought about by the Customs Modernization Act
Customs prior to the 1993 Customs Modernization Act
(the "1993 Act") resulted in policies, procedures, and regulatory interpretations that could and did differ from region to region and even port to port.
This voluntary compliance was institutionalized in the Customs Modernization Act
of 1995; (8) commonly known as the "Mod Act.
The United States, for instance, has spent the last five years implementing (incompletely) its Customs Modernization Act
and struggling to fund conversion to its next generation of entry automation (the Automated Commercial Environment, or "ACE").
Included in the NAFTA implementation legislation is Chapter VI, the Customs Modernization Act
4) Carr and Crum examined the potential impact of the Customs Modernization Act
on international logistics.
These include participation in the development of legislative, regulatory and policy issues such as the Customs Modernization Act
, the North American Free Trade Agreement, and the creation of the Department of Homeland Security.
This is the first major customs legislation enacted since the Customs Modernization Act
, Title VI of the North American Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act, Pub.