The jurisdiction of the Subcommittee on Trade shall include bills and matters referred to the Committee on Ways and Means that relate to customs and customs administration including tariff and import fee structure, classification, valuation of and special rules applying to imports, and special tariff provisions and procedures which relate to customs operation affecting exports and imports; import trade matters, including import impact, industry relief from injurious imports, adjustment assistance and programs to encourage competitive responses to imports, unfair import practices including antidumping and countervailing duty provisions, and import policy which relates to dependence on foreign sources of supply; commodity agreements and reciprocal trade agreements involving multilateral and bilateral trade negotiations and implementation of agreements involving tariff and non-tariff trade barriers to and distortions of international trade; international rules, organizations and institutional aspects of international trade agreements; budget authorizations for the customs revenue functions of the Department of Homeland Security, the U.S. International Trade Commission, and the U.S. Trade Representative; and special trade-related problems involving market access, competitive conditions of specific industries, export policy and promotion, access to materials in short supply, bilateral trade relations including trade with developing countries, operations of multinational corporations, and trade with non-market economies.
Source: “Rules of the Committee on Ways and Means”
Most Recent Hearings
Wednesday, April 25, 2018, at 2:00 PM in Room 1100 of the Longworth House Office Building
American manufacturers are at the heart of our nation’s economy, creating jobs and making products here at home that are sold to consumers around the world. To provide greater support to our manufacturers and their workers, the House is scheduled to vote next week on the Miscellaneous Tariff Bill Act of 2018 –
WASHINGTON, D.C. — House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) issued the following statement regarding today’s finding by a World Trade Organization (WTO) panel that the United States has taken all steps necessary to comply with its international obligations in the longstanding Tuna/Dolphin dispute with Mexico involving U.S. “dolphin-safe” labeling ...
WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Ways and Means Trade Subcommittee Chairman David Reichert (R-WA) announced today that the Subcommittee will hold a hearing entitled “Miscellaneous Tariff Bill: Providing Tariff Relief to U.S. Manufacturers Through the New MTB Process.” The hearing will focus on the potential economic benefits to U.S. manufacturers and consumers of providing ...
WASHINGTON, DC - Yesterday, the Trade Subcommittee, chaired by Rep. David Reichert (R-WA), held a hearing on opportunities to expand U.S. trade relationships in the Asia-Pacific region and strengthen existing trade agreements like United States–Korea ...
WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Ways and Means Trade Subcommittee Chairman Dave Reichert (R-WA) today delivered the following opening statement at a Subcommittee hearing entitled "Opportunities to Expand U.S. Trade Relationships in the Asia-Pacific Region.”
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Wednesday, October 11, 2017, at 2:00 PM in Room 1100 of the Longworth House Office Building
WASHINGTON, D.C. - House Ways and Means Trade Subcommittee Chairman Dave Reichert (R-WA) announced today that the Subcommittee will hold a hearing entitled “Opportunities to Expand U.S. Trade Relationships in the Asia-Pacific Region.” The hearing will examine the significant opportunities for U.S. manufacturers, services providers, farmers, ranchers, fishermen, workers, and ...
WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) and Ranking Member Richard Neal (D-MA) and Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch (R-UT) and Ranking Member Ron Wyden (D-OR) today released the following statement about the U.S.-Korea trade agreement:
“North Korea's latest nuclear test underscores yet again ...
WASHINGTON, D.C. - House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) and Trade Subcommittee Chairman Dave Reichert (R-WA) released the following statements as the United States, Canada, and Mexico today begin the first round of negotiations to modernize and update the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) in Washington, D.C.