February Quiz

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February Quiz

This is a quiz for HWL Employees to ensure that they are staying current on topics in the News Update


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which three of the below product requirements went into effect on February 10th due to the Consumer Product Safety Information Act (CPSIA)? -- Choose the best answer for this question
    • A. 

      A limit of 600 parts per million (ppm) on total lead content;

    • B. 

      Interim & permanent bans on certain phthalates (in certain children’s products);

    • C. 

      All imports to the United States are required to have a prelimiary screening overseas via data sent to CBP in the form of an ISF via either the ABI or AMS systems.

    • D. 

      A limit of 100 parts per million (ppm) on total lead content;

    • E. 

      A mandatory ASTM toy standard F963-07;

  • 2. 
    The "U-Clip" recently had a revoked ruling that recently went into place. The old ruling stated that this was classified as 7508.90.50; however it is now classfied as:
    • A. 

      8708.99.81

    • B. 

      9018.90.80

    • C. 

      7508.90.10

    • D. 

      9902.03.88

    • E. 

      6815.99.40

  • 3. 
    In Fiscal Year 2008 (FY2008) CBP reported the highest seizure rated commodity was what?
    • A. 

      Handbags

    • B. 

      Pharmaceuticals

    • C. 

      Wearing Apparel

    • D. 

      Consumer Electronics

    • E. 

      Footware

  • 4. 
    When the phased in enforcement begins for the Lacey Act, what chapter (not in it's entirety) are they starting the phase in with?
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      44

    • C. 

      43

    • D. 

      24

    • E. 

      94

  • 5. 
    Recently, CBP in Brownsville siezed 403 packages of cantera stone.... why?
    • A. 

      Because they didn't have the correct stone certification letter.

    • B. 

      Because they found 560LBS of cocaine inside.

    • C. 

      Because they didn't like the color of the stone.

    • D. 

      Because this stone from Mexico is on the CITES list.

    • E. 

      Because the stone was classified as "children's toys."

  • 6. 
    What is a Timkin Notice?
    • A. 

      Timken Co. v. U.S., the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (CAFC) held that the ITA must publish a notice of a court decision that is not "in harmony" with an ITA determination and must suspend liquidation of entries pending a "conclusive" court decision

    • B. 

      Senator Rudolf A. Timkin was instrumental in the creation of the International Affairs Act, and as such a Notice was given the vernacular of his name. This notice requires importers to guarentee that the information contained on their entry documents is true and correct to the best of their knowledge. It is not required to be present with the entry packet, but must be availible for review.

    • C. 

      Timkin SrL. issues notices to their suppliers to ensure that they are following their requirements and conform to European Import Laws.

    • D. 

      A gag on Facebook.com - it means going to Tim Horton's (a popular doughnut and coffee chain in Canada).