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Threat of certain imports to national security

Threat of certain imports to national security

hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, Ninety-ninth Congress, second session, on S. 1871, August 13, 1986.


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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office, U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Foreign trade regulation -- United States.,
    • National security -- Law and legislation -- United States.,
    • Executive power -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesS. hrg. ;, 99-1041
      LC ClassificationsKF26 .F5 1986p
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 153 p. :
      Number of Pages153
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2494165M
      LC Control Number87601174

        A group of Republican senators, speaking on the chamber floor, criticized President Trump’s recent decision to impose tariffs on certain steel .   The first came in , and despite resulting in a finding that certain petroleum imports threatened national security, no action was taken. The second occurred in , when the United States investigated whether imports of iron ore and semi-finished steel threatened national security, basically the same ground that the Trump-ordered probe.

      While Commerce’s study could find that some imports represent a national security threat, there’s still scope for the administration to be selective with any tariffs or quotas they impose by excluding certain countries or products. Trump has broad powers under Section to restrict imports found to threaten security.   First, the Commerce Department has days to investigate whether certain imports threaten U.S. national security and deliver those findings to the president. Next, if Commerce affirms that there is a threat—which it has in the case of autos—the president has 90 days to decide if he agrees with Commerce’s conclusion.

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