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United States Customs Service

An agency of the Treasury Department charged with enforcing laws relative to imports.

United States Customs Service

A former agency of the U.S. Government responsible for keeping illegal substances out of the United States as well as collecting tariffs and other import duties. The Customs Service was responsible for, among other things, enforcing the trade embargo on Cuba and trade agreements between the U.S. and other countries. In 2003, the Customs Service combined with Immigration and Naturalization Services to form Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
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The Participants of the Invent Program Public Association representative Altynbek Biyaliyev proposed to transfer the internal security management department of the State Customs Service to the control of the State Committee for National Security on January 20 during a press conference.
Customs Service regularly intercepted "frio banditos" coming across the Rio Grande, all with cylinders of CFCs strapped to their backs.
Customs Service newsletter on the program are available at www.
However, under the modernization act's spirit of shared responsibility, the Customs Service, working with the international trade community, has introduced two new compliance initiatives to help relieve the importer's audit burden.
As similar incidents have surfaced in the past few years, the Customs Service has tried to deflect accusations that a higher number of minorities than other travelers are subjected to degrading airport searches for drugs.
It was during this reclassification process that the Customs Service determined that surgical drapes and gowns made from Sontara could not be considered paper products because the process used to manufacture Sontara is different from the techniques employed to manufacture composite paper and paper board products.
Representatives of Switzerland's Federal Customs Administration of (FCA) started a two-week official visit to Bishkek on August 14, with the support of the OSCE to examine the functioning of the risk management system of the State Customs Service of the Kyrgyz Republic.
The agreement was reached at a meeting between the head of Kyrgyzstan's Customs Service Adamkul Junusov and Azerbaijan's ambassador to Kyrgyzstan Hidayat Orujov.
Customs Service would require another 6% in duty on the retroactive $20 increase.
Concord Communications' eHealth(TM) Suite is used by the United States Customs Service Office of Information and Technology as part of its strategic IT initiative for maximizing network performance, productivity and profitability.
Customs Service agents, a spokeswoman said Thursday.
On October 23, 1997, Tax Executives Institute submitted the following comments to the Internal Revenue Service concerning regulations under section 1059A of the Internal Revenue Code on the interaction of the tax statute with the Customs Service regulations for determining the customs value of imported property.
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