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Chapter : United States International Trade Commission
United States International Trade Commission
- INTRODUCTION 560
- AGENCY ORGANIZATION 562
- CONGRESSIONAL ACTION 566
- INFORMATION SOURCES 567
- JUDICIAL ACTION AND COURT CASE SELECTIONS 569
- REFERENCES AND FURTHER READINGS 569
The United States International Trade Commission (USITC) is an independent, nonpartisan, quasi-judicial federal agency created by an act of Congress on September 8, 1916. Initially called the U.S. Tariff Commission, the agency’s name was changed to the U.S. International Trade Commission by the Trade Act of 1974.
The USITC is headed by a staff of six ...