An Act To enhance the competitiveness of American industry, and for other purposes

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Section 7005(e) of this Act amends section 301 of the Trade Agreements Act of 1979 by adding at the end thereof the following: "(d) Limitations on Waiver Authority Not Effective Unless Provision Amended.--The authority of the President under subsection (a) to waive any laws, regulation, procedure, or practice shall be effective notwithstanding any other provision of law hereafter enacted (excluding the provisions of and amendments made by the Buy American Act of 1988) unless such other provision specifically refers to and amends this section.".


  • Buy American Act of 1988
  • Omnibus Trade and Competitiveness Act of 1988
  • Trade Agreements Act of 1979


Smithsonian Legal Documents

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  • 102 Stat. 1107
  • Title 19, Customs Duties
  • Public Law

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Statutes at Large


This Act may be cited as the "Omnibus Trade and Competitiveness Act of 1988:.

Contained within

102 Stat. 1107 (1988); Pub. L. No. 100-418 (Book)

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Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520,


  • 1990
  • 08/23/1988


  • Buy national policy
  • Commercial treaties
  • Buy national policy--United States


United States


Public Law

Physical description

Number of pages: 3; Page Numbers: 1107, 1552-53

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