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"Buy American" Regulations [electronic resource] : Effects on Surface Transportation.

Author/Creator:
Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
Publication:
[S.l] : [publisher not identified], 1986.
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Government document
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1 online resource (15 pages) : digital, PDF file
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Subjects:
Competition.
Federal aid to transportation.
Import quotas.
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Summary:
Discusses "buy American" provisions of P.L. 95-599 and P.L. 97-424, the Surface Transportation Assistance Acts of 1978 and 1982 respectively, which requires DOT to favor domestic suppliers of key resources and manufactured products in surface transportation assistance programs. Examines impact of buy American regulations upon surface transportation. Considers whether buy American regulations have in fact protected U.S. manufacturers from foreign competition.
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CRS Report.
Record is based on bibliographic data in ProQuest U.S. Congressional Research Digital Collection (last viewed June 2010). Reuse except for individual research requires license from ProQuest, LLC.
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Microfiche version: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service. "Buy American" Regulations
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