United States Customs Service

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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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A US Customs agent approached the man and requested to see his ticket and passport - which are new required in order to gain access to screening and boarding areas.
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Under this mandate, shipping lines must provide US Customs and Border Protection an electronic manifest describing all cargoes - 24 hours before the ship is loaded.
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Established during 2002 by US Customs, C-TPAT is a voluntary program for importers, carriers, customs brokers, freight forwarders and logistics providers, designed to protect global commerce from terrorism.
US Customs owns two mobile evaluation systems with Linatron accelerators from Varian and has recently ordered two more.
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