2002N-0278 - Prior Notice of Imported Food Under the Publich Health Security and Bioterrorism Preparedness and Response Act of 2002; Notice of Availability of Joint FDA-CBP Plan for Increasing Integration and Assessing the Coordination of Prior Notice Timeframes
FDA Comment Number : EC468
Submitter : Mr. Richard Belanger Date & Time: 05/17/2004 06:05:48
Organization : U.S. Business Alliance for Customs Modernization
Category : Association
Issue Areas/Comments
GENERAL
GENERAL
The U.S. Business Alliance for Customs Modernization (BACM) welcomes the opportunity to comment on the Joint FDA-CBP Plan for Increasing Integration and Assessing the Coordination of Prior Notice Timeframes, as invited in the Federal Register of April 14, 2004 (69 FR 19765). BACM is a coalition of U.S. companies that import and export extensively, filing over 2 million entries valued at more than $130 billion per year. BACM is dedicated to modernization of U.S. Customs laws, regulations and policies and is committed to the facilitation of trade to the greatest extent possible consistent with customs compliance. BACM companies include American Honda, Archer Daniels Midland, BP-Amoco, Caterpillar, DaimlerChrysler Corporation, Ford, General Electric, General Mills, General Motors, Hewlett-Packard, J.C. Penney, Limited Brands, Lowe's, Mattel, Microsoft, Nike, Nissan North America, Sara Lee, Sears, Shell, Sony Electronics, Target Corporation, Toyota and Wal-Mart.