Page:United States Statutes at Large Volume 107 Part 3.djvu/151

This page needs to be proofread.


PUBLIC LAW 103-182—DEC. 8, 1993 107 STAT. 2089 (B) by adding at the end of subsection (b) the following new flush sentence. If Canada ceases to be a NAFTA country and the suspension of the operation of the United States-Canada Free-Trade Agreement thereafter terminates, no charges against such bond may be canceled in whole or part upon an exportation to Canada under paragraph (1) or (4) during ue period such Agreement is in operation except to the extent that the metal-bearing materials were of Canadian origin as determined in accordance with section 202 of the United States-Canada Free-Trade Agreement Implementation Act of 1988."; and (C) in subsection (d) by striking out the parenthetical matter and by inserting before the period the following: "; except that in the case of a withdrawal for exportation to a NAFTA country, as defined in section 2(4) of the North American Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act, if any of the imported metal-bearing materials are goods subject to NAFTA drawback, as defined in section 203(a) of that Act, charges against the bond shall be paid before the 61st day afi«r the date of exportation; but upon the presentation, before such 61st day, of satisfactory evidence of the amount of any customs duties paid to the NAFTA country on the jmroduct, the bond shall be credited (subject to section 508(b)(2)OB)) in an amount not to exceed the lesser of— "(1) the total amount of customs duties paid or owed on the materials on importation into the United States, or "(2) the total amount of customs duties paid to the NAFTA country on the product. If Canada ceases to be a NAFTA country and the suspension of the operation of the United States-Canada Free-Trade Agreement thereafter terminates, no bond shall be credited under this subsection with respect to an exportation of a product to Canada during the period such.Agreement is in operation except to the extent that the product is a drawback eligible good under section 204(a) of the United States-Canada Free-Trade Agreement Implementation Act of 1988". (3) DRAWBACK.— -Subsections (n) and (o) of section 313 of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1313 (n) and (o)) are amended toreadas follows: "(n)(1) For purposes of this subsection and subsection (o)— "(A) the term 'NAFTA Act' means the North American Free Trade Agreemenit Implementation Act; "(B) the terms 'N.AFTA countr/ and 'good subject to NAFTA drawback' have the isame respective mecmings mat are given such terms in sections 2(4) and 203(a) of the NAFTA Act; and "(C) arefund,waiver, or reduction of duty under paragraph (2) of this subsection or paragraph (1) of subsection (o) is subject to section 508(b)(2)(B). "(2) For purposes of subsections (a), (b), (f), (h), (p), and (q), if an article mat is exported to a NAFTA country is a good subject to NAFTA drawback, no customs duties on the good may be refunded, waived, or reduced in an amount that exc^ds the lesser of— "(A) the total amount of customs duties paid or owed on the good on importation into the United States, or "(B) the total amount of customs duties paid on the good to the NAFTA country.