Monthly Archives: October 2011

President Signs GSP Legislation into Law

This morning, the President signed HR 2832 into law.  Thanks to everyone that got engaged on the GSP renewal issue over the course of the year. The Coalition for GSP will be monitoring implementation, tariff refund, and Annual Review issues … Continue reading

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Coalition for GSP: Press Release on Final Congressional Passage of GSP Renewal Legislation

The Coalition for GSP put out a press release this evening cheering final passage of the GSP/TAA bill by the House.  Click here to download a copy of the press release, which includes statements of support from more than 20 … Continue reading

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House Passes GSP Legislation

This evening, the House passed H.R. 2832, which renews the GSP program from January 1, 2011 through July 31, 2013.  The final vote count was 307-122 and you can see who voted in favor here. The bill now goes to … Continue reading

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GSP VOTES TONIGHT!

The House will begin votes tonight on the pending FTAs and the GSP/TAA bill around 5pm.  If you haven’t done so already, we encourage all GSP importers to use our Email Your Representatives page to urge support for this bill … Continue reading

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Final Vote to Renew GSP This Wednesday

Just a reminder, the House is set to vote on the GSP/TAA bill this Wednesday (10/12).  Once the House passes the bill (and the President signs it into law), GSP-eligible imports will become duty free again after 15 days. We … Continue reading

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House to Vote on GSP Bill Next Week

The House of Representatives is set to vote on the GSP/TAA bill next Wednesday, October 12.  This would be the final step in the loooooooong congressional process to renew GSP. We encourage all GSP importers to use our Email Your … Continue reading

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New GSP Expiration Tumblr: http://renewgsptoday.tumblr.com

Yesterday,  I asked companies to “give me one good reason to renew GSP.”  Today, we decided to make it even easier by creating a GSP tumblr site exclusively for company quotes on the impact of GSP expiration. We will be … Continue reading

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