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THE PHRASE "CHARGES OF ANY KIND" IN ARTICLE I:1 IN RELATION TO CONSULAR TAXES

 Approved by CONTRACTING PARTIES, August 24, 1948

 CP.2/9, BISD II/12
APPLICATION OF ARTICLE I:1 TO REBATES ON INTERNAL TAXES

Approved by CONTRACTING PARTIES, August 24, 1948

CP.2/SR.11, BISD II/12
REPORT OF WORKING PARTY 7 ON THE CUBAN SCHEDULE September 13, 1948 GATT/CP.2/43
UNITED STATES EXPORT RESTRICTIONS June 8, 1949  CP.3/SR22, BISD II/28
BRAZILIAN INTERNAL TAXES Adopted June 30, 1949  GATT/CP.3/42, BISD II/181
MARGINS OF PREFERENCE Adopted  August 9, 1949 CP.3/59, BISD II/11
REPORT OF WORKING PARTY 8 ON CUBAN TEXTILES August 10, 1949 CP.3/82
THE AUSTRALIAN SUBSIDY ON AMMONIUM SULPHATE Adopted April 3, 1950  CP.4/39, BISD II/188
REPORT ON THE WITHDRAWAL BY THE UNITED STATES OF A TARIFF CONCESSION UNDER ARTICLE XIX ("HATTER'S FUR") Adopted October 22, 1951 CP/106
TREATMENT BY GERMANY OF IMPORTS OF SARDINES Adopted October 31, 1952  G/26, 1S/53
INCREASE OF IMPORT DUTIES ON PRODUCTS INCLUDED IN SCHEDULE XXV (GREECE) Adopted November 3, 1952  G/27, 1S/51
SPECIAL IMPORT TAXES INSTITUTED BY GREECE Adopted November 3, 1952  G/25, 1S/48
BELGIAN FAMILY ALLOWANCES Adopted November 7, 1952  G/32, 1S/59
INCREASE IN THE UNITED STATES DUTY ON DRIED FIGS November 8, 1952  SR.7/15, 1S/28
FRENCH SPECIAL TEMPORARY COMPENSATION TAX ON IMPORTS January 17, 1955  SR.9/29, 3S/26
GERMAN IMPORT DUTIES ON STARCH AND POTATO FLOUR   February 16, 1955  W.9/178, 3S/77
SWEDISH ANTI-DUMPING DUTIES Adopted February 26, 1955  L/328, 3S/81
FRENCH STAMP TAX  November 1, 1955 L/410
GREEK INCREASE IN BOUND DUTY   November 9, 1956 L/580
ITALIAN AGRICULTURAL MACHINERY Adopted October 23, 1958  L/833, 7S/60
FRENCH ASSISTANCE TO EXPORTS OF WHEAT AND WHEAT FLOUR  Adopted November 21, 1958  L/924, 7S/46
ARTICLE I - UNITED KINGDOM WAIVER (Ornamental Pottery)   March 19, 1959  SECRET/105
UNITED KINGDOM WAIVERS (Application in Respect of Customs Duties on Bananas)   April 11, 1962 L/1749
FRENCH IMPORT RESTRICTIONS   Adopted November 14, 1962  L/1921, 11S/94
EXPORTS OF POTATOES TO CANADA   Adopted November 16, 1962  L/1927, 11S/88
REPORT OF THE PANEL ON URUGUAYAN RECOURSE TO ARTICLE XXIII   Adopted November 16, 1962  L/1923, 11S/95
US/EEC NEGOTIATION ON POULTRY   November 21, 1963 (Accepted by parties, never acted upon by the CONTRACTING PARTIES) 12S/65
URUGUAYAN RECOURSE TO ARTICLE XXIII  Adopted March 3, 1965  L/2074, 13S/35
URUGUAYAN RECOURSE TO ARTICLE XXIII   Adopted March 3, 1965  L/2278, 13S/45
TURKEY - CONSULTATION UNDER ARTICLE XXII:2 Adopted March 28, 1966 14S/59
UK TEMPORARY IMPORT CHARGES Adopted November 17, 1966  15S/113
US SUBSIDY ON UNMANUFACTURED TOBACCO Adopted November 22, 1967  15S/116
WORKING PARTY REPORT ON BORDER TAX ADJUSTMENTS Adopted December 2, 1970 L/3464
GREECE - PREFERENTIAL TARIFF QUOTAS TO THE USSR   Adopted December 2, 1970 L/3447, 18S/179
JAMAICA - MARGINS OF PREFERENCE   Adopted February 2, 1971 L/3485, 18S/183
JOB DEVELOPMENT TAX CREDIT (Exchange of Views in the Working Party) September 13, 1971 L/3575
UNITED KINGDOM IMPORT RESTRICTIONS ON COTTON TEXTILES   Adopted February 5, 1973 L/3812, 20S/237
UNITED KINGDOM - DOLLAR AREA QUOTAS   Adopted July 30, 1973 L/3891, 20S/236
CANADIAN IMPORT QUOTAS ON EGGS  Adopted February 17, 1976 L/4279, 23S/91
EEC MEASURES ON ANIMAL FEED PROTEINS   Adopted March 14, 1978 L/4599, 25S/49
CANADA - WITHDRAWAL OF TARIFF CONCESSIONS   Adopted May 17, 1978 L/4636, 25S/42
JAPANESE MEASURES ON IMPORTS OF THROWN SILK YARN  Adopted May 17, 1978 L/4637, 25S/107
EEC - PROGRAMME OF MINIMUM IMPORT PRICES, LICENCES AND SURETY DEPOSITS FOR CERTAIN PROCESSED FRUITS AND VEGETABLES   Adopted October 18, 1978 L/4687, 25S/68
JAPANESE MEASURES ON IMPORTS OF LEATHER   Adopted November 6, 1979 L/4789, 26S/320
EUROPEAN COMMUNITIES - REFUNDS ON EXPORTS OF SUGAR   Adopted November 6, 1979 L/4833, 26S/290

NORWAY - RESTRICTIONS ON IMPORTS OF CERTAIN TEXTILE PRODUCTS  

Adopted June 18, 1980 L/4959, 27S/119
EUROPEAN COMMUNITIES - REFUNDS ON EXPORTS OF SUGAR COMPLAINT BY BRAZIL   Adopted November 10, 1980 L/5011, 27S/69

EEC RESTRICTIONS ON IMPORTS OF APPLES FROM CHILE  

Adopted November 10, 1980 L/5047, 27S/98

JAPAN'S MEASURES ON IMPORTS OF LEATHER  

Adopted November 10, 1980 L/5042, 27S/118
EUROPEAN ECONOMIC COMMUNITY - IMPORTS OF BEEF FROM CANADA Adopted March 10, 1981 L/5099, 28S/92
EUROPEAN COMMUNITIES - UNITED KINGDOM APPLICATION OF EEC DIRECTIVES TO IMPORTS OF POULTRY FROM THE UNITED STATES   Adopted June 11, 1981 L/5155, 28S/90

JAPANESE RESTRAINTS ON IMPORTS OF MANUFACTURED TOBACCO FROM THE UNITED STATES  

Adopted June 11, 1981 L/5140, 28S/100
SPAIN - TARIFF TREATMENT OF UNROASTED COFFEE   Adopted June 11, 1981 L/5135, 28S/102
SPAIN - MEASURES CONCERNING DOMESTIC SALE OF SOYABEAN OIL June 17, 1981 L/5142
PANEL ON UNITED STATES COUNTERVAILING DUTIES   Adopted November 3, 1981 L/5192, 28S/113
UNITED STATES TAX LEGISLATION ("DISC") Adopted December 7-8, 1981 L/4422, 23S/98
INCOME TAX PRACTICES MAINTAINED BY FRANCE   Adopted December 7-8, 1981 L/4423, 23S/114
INCOME TAX PRACTICES MAINTAINED BY BELGIUM   Adopted December 7-8, 1981 L/4424, 23S/127
INCOME TAX PRACTICES MAINTAINED BY THE NETHERLANDS   Adopted December 7-8, 1981 L/4425, 23S/137
UNITED STATES - PROHIBITION OF IMPORTS OF TUNA AND TUNA PRODUCTS FROM CANADA   Adopted February 22, 1982 L/5198, 29S/91
PANEL ON VITAMINS  Adopted October 1, 1982 L/5331, 29S/110
EUROPEAN ECONOMIC COMMUNITY - SUBSIDIES ON EXPORT OF WHEAT FLOUR  March 21, 1983 SCM/42
EUROPEAN ECONOMIC COMMUNITY - SUBSIDIES ON EXPORT OF PASTA PRODUCTS  May 19, 1983 SCM/43
UNITED STATES - IMPORTS OF CERTAIN AUTOMOTIVE SPRING ASSEMBLIES Adopted May 26, 1983 L/5333, 30S/107
PANEL ON QUANTITATIVE RESTRICTIONS AGAINST IMPORTS OF CERTAIN PRODUCTS FROM HONG KONG   Adopted July 12, 1983 L/5511, 30S/129
CANADA - ADMINISTRATION OF THE FOREIGN INVESTMENT REVIEW ACT ("FIRA")  Adopted February 7, 1984 L/5504, 30S/140
UNITED STATES - IMPORTS OF SUGAR FROM NICARAGUA   Adopted March 13, 1984 L/560, 31S/67
THE UNITED STATES MANUFACTURING CLAUSE   Adopted May 15/16, 1984 L/5609, 31S/74
PANEL ON JAPANESE MEASURES ON IMPORTS OF LEATHER   Adopted May 15/16, 1984 L/5623, 31S/94
PANEL ON VALUE-ADDED TAX AND THRESHOLD   Adopted by the Committee on Government Procurement, May 16, 1984 GPR/21, 31S/247
PANEL ON NEWSPRINT Adopted November 20, 1984 L/5680, 31S/114
EUROPEAN COMMUNITY - TARIFF TREATMENT ON IMPORTS OF CITRUS PRODUCTS FROM CERTAIN COUNTRIES IN THE MEDITERRANEAN REGION   February 7, 1985 L/5776
EUROPEAN ECONOMIC COMMUNITY - PRODUCTION AIDS GRANTED ON CANNED PEACHES, CANNED PEARS, CANNED FRUIT COCKTAIL AND DRIED GRAPES   February 20, 1985 L/5778
NEW ZEALAND - IMPORTS OF ELECTRICAL TRANSFORMERS FROM FINLAND  Adopted July 18, 1985 L/5814, 32S/55
CANADA - MEASURES AFFECTING THE SALE OF GOLD COINS September 17, 1985 L/5863
UNITED STATES - TRADE MEASURES AFFECTING NICARAGUA  October 13, 1986 L/6053
UNITED STATES - INITIATION OF A COUNTERVAILING DUTY INVESTIGATION INTO SOFTWOOD LUMBER PRODUCTS FROM CANADA  June 3, 1987 SCM/83, 34S/194
UNITED STATES - TAXES ON PETROLEUM AND CERTAIN IMPORTED SUBSTANCES ("SUPERFUND")   Adopted June 17, 1987 L/6175, 34S/136
CANADA - IMPOSITION OF COUNTERVAILING DUTIES ON IMPORTS OF MANUFACTURING BEEF FROM THE EEC  October 13, 1987 SCM/85
JAPAN - CUSTOMS DUTIES, TAXES AND LABELLING PRACTICES ON IMPORTED WINES AND ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES   Adopted November 10/11, 1987 L/6216, 34S/83
JAPAN - RESTRICTIONS ON IMPORTS OF CERTAIN AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS  Adopted February 2, 1988 L/6253, 35S/163
UNITED STATES CUSTOMS USER FEE   Adopted February 2, 1988 L/6264, 35S/245
CANADA - MEASURES AFFECTING EXPORTS OF UNPROCESSED HERRING AND SALMON   Adopted March 22, 1988 L/6268, 35S/98
PANEL ON IMPORT, DISTRIBUTION AND SALE OF ALCOHOLIC DRINKS BY CANADIAN PROVINCIAL MARKETING AGENCIES  Adopted March 22, 1988 L/6304, 35S/37
JAPAN - TRADE IN SEMI-CONDUCTORS   Adopted May 4, 1988 L/6309, 35S/116
NORWAY - RESTRICTIONS ON IMPORTS OF APPLES AND PEARS   Adopted June 21/22, 1989 L/6474, 36S/306
EUROPEAN ECONOMIC COMMUNITY - RESTRICTIONS ON IMPORTS OF DESSERT APPLES - COMPLAINT BY CHILE   Adopted June 22, 1989 L/6491,  36S/93
EUROPEAN ECONOMIC COMMUNITY - RESTRICTIONS ON IMPORTS OF APPLES - COMPLAINT BY THE UNITED STATES   Adopted June 22, 1989 L/6513, 36S/135
UNITED STATES - RESTRICTIONS ON IMPORTS OF SUGAR   Adopted June 22, 1989 L/6514, 36S/331
CANADA/JAPAN: TARIFF ON IMPORTS OF SPRUCE, PINE, FIR (SPF) DIMENSION LUMBER   Adopted July 19, 1989 L/6470, 36S/167
REPUBLIC OF KOREA - RESTRICTIONS ON IMPORTS OF BEEF -COMPLAINT BY AUSTRALIA   Adopted November 7, 1989 L/6504, 36S/202
REPUBLIC OF KOREA - RESTRICTIONS ON IMPORTS OF BEEF - COMPLAINT BY NEW ZEALAND   Adopted November 7, 1989 L/6505,  36S/234
REPUBLIC OF KOREA - RESTRICTIONS ON IMPORTS OF BEEF - COMPLAINT BY THE UNITED STATES   Adopted November 7, 1989  L/6503,  36S/268
UNITED STATES - SECTION 337 OF THE TARIFF ACT OF 1930   Adopted November 7, 1989 L/6439, 36S/345
CANADA - IMPORT RESTRICTIONS ON ICE CREAM AND YOGHURT   Adopted December 4, 1989 L/6568, 36S/68
EUROPEAN ECONOMIC COMMUNITY - PAYMENTS AND SUBSIDIES PAID TO PROCESSORS AND PRODUCERS OF OILSEEDS AND RELATED ANIMAL-FEED PROTEINS   Adopted January 25, 1990 L/6627, 37S/86
EEC - RESTRICTIONS ON EXPORTS OF COPPER SCRAP Adopted February 20, 1990 DS5/R, 37S/200
EEC - REGULATION ON IMPORTS OF PARTS AND COMPONENTS   Adopted May 16, 1990 L/6657, 37S/132
UNITED STATES - IMPOSITION OF ANTI-DUMPING DUTIES ON IMPORTS OF SEAMLESS STAINLESS STEEL HOLLOW PRODUCTS FROM SWEDEN   August 20, 1990 ADP/47
CANADA/EUROPEAN COMMUNITIES - ARTICLE XXVIII RIGHTS    October 16, 1990 DS12/R, 37S/80
UNITED STATES - RESTRICTIONS ON THE IMPORTATION OF SUGAR AND SUGAR-CONTAINING PRODUCTS APPLIED UNDER THE 1955 WAIVER AND UNDER THE HEADNOTE TO THE SCHEDULE OF TARIFF CONCESSIONS   Adopted November 7, 1990 L/6631,  37S/228
THAILAND - RESTRICTIONS ON IMPORTATION OF AND INTERNAL TAXES ON CIGARETTES   Adopted November 7, 1990 DS10/R, 37S/200
UNITED STATES - COUNTERVAILING DUTIES ON FRESH, CHILLED AND FROZEN PORK FROM CANADA   Adopted July 11, 1991 DS7/R,  38S/30
UNITED STATES - RESTRICTIONS ON IMPORTS OF TUNA ("TUNA/DOLPHIN I")   September 3, 1991 DS21/R,  39S/155
CANADA - IMPORT, DISTRIBUTION AND SALE OF CERTAIN ALCOHOLIC DRINKS BY PROVINCIAL MARKETING AGENCIES   Adopted February 18, 1992 DS17/R, 39S/27
GERMAN EXCHANGE RATE SCHEME FOR DEUTSCHE AIRBUS   March 4, 1992 SCM/142
PANEL ON CANADIAN COUNTERVAILING DUTIES ON GRAIN CORN FROM THE UNITED STATES   Adopted by the SCM Committee, March 26, 1992 SCM/140 and Corr.1,  39S/411
FOLLOW-UP ON THE PANEL REPORT "EUROPEAN ECONOMIC COMMUNITY - PAYMENTS AND SUBSIDIES PAID TO PROCESSORS AND PRODUCERS OF OILSEEDS AND RELATED ANIMAL-FEED PROTEINS"   March 31, 1992 DS28/R,  39S/91
UNITED STATES - PROCUREMENT OF A SONAR MAPPING SYSTEM   April 23, 1992 GPR.DS1/R
UNITED STATES - DEFINITION OF INDUSTRY CONCERNING WINE AND GRAPE PRODUCTS  Adopted by the SCM Committee,  28 April 1992 SCM/71, 39S/436
NORWAY - PROCUREMENT OF TOLL COLLECTION EQUIPMENT FOR THE CITY OF TRONDHEIM   Adopted by the Committee on Government Procurement, May 13, 1992 GPR.DS2/R, 40S/319
UNITED STATES - MEASURES AFFECTING ALCOHOLIC AND MALT BEVERAGES   Adopted June 19, 1992 DS23/R, 39S/206
UNITED STATES - DENIAL OF MOST-FAVOURED-NATION TREATMENT AS TO NON-RUBBER FOOTWEAR FROM BRAZIL   Adopted June 19, 1992 DS18/R,  39S/128
UNITED STATES - ANTI-DUMPING DUTIES ON GRAY PORTLAND CEMENT AND CEMENT CLINKER FROM MEXICO   September 7, 1992 ADP/82
KOREA - ANTI-DUMPING DUTIES ON IMPORTS OF POLYACETAL RESINS FROM THE UNITED STATES   Adopted by the ADP Committee, April 27, 1993 ADP/92, 40S/205
EEC - MEMBER STATES' IMPORT REGIMES FOR BANANAS ("BANANAS I")   June 3, 1993 DS32/R
UNITED STATES - MEASURES AFFECTING THE EXPORT OF PURE AND ALLOY MAGNESIUM FROM CANADA August 9, 1993 SCM/174
UNITED STATES - MEASURES AFFECTING IMPORTS OF SOFTWOOD LUMBER FROM CANADA   Adopted by the SCM Committee, October 27, 1993 SCM/162, 40S/358
AUSTRALIA - IMPOSITION OF COUNTERVAILING DUTIES ON IMPORTS OF GLACE CHERRIES FROM FRANCE AND ITALY IN APPLICATION OF THE AUSTRALIAN CUSTOMS AMENDMENT ACT 1991   October 28, 1993 SCM/178
EEC - IMPORT REGIME FOR BANANAS ("BANANAS II")   February 11, 1994 DS38/R
UNITED STATES - ANTI-DUMPING DUTIES ON IMPORTS OF STAINLESS STEEL PLATE FROM SWEDEN   February 24, 1994 ADP/117, and Corr.1*
UNITED STATES - IMPOSITION OF ANTI-DUMPING DUTIES ON IMPORTS OF FRESH AND CHILLED ATLANTIC SALMON FROM NORWAY   Adopted by the ADP Committee, April 27, 1994 ADP/87, 41S/229
UNITED STATES - IMPOSITION OF COUNTERVAILING DUTIES ON IMPORTS OF FRESH AND CHILLED ATLANTIC SALMON FROM NORWAY   Adopted by the SCM Committee, April 28, 1994 SCM/153, 41S/576
BRAZIL - IMPOSITION OF PROVISIONAL AND DEFINITIVE COUNTERVAILING DUTIES ON MILK POWDER AND CERTAIN TYPES OF MILK FROM THE EUROPEAN ECONOMIC COMMUNITY  Adopted by the SCM Committee, April 28, 1994 SCM/179, 41S/467
UNITED STATES - RESTRICTIONS ON IMPORTS OF TUNA ("TUNA/DOLPHIN II") June 16, 1994 DS29/R
EEC - RESTRICTIONS ON IMPORTS OF APPLES   June 20, 1994 DS39/R
UNITED STATES - MEASURES AFFECTING THE IMPORTATION, INTERNAL SALE AND USE OF TOBACCO   Adopted October 4, 1994 DS44/R, 41S/131

UNITED STATES - TAXES ON AUTOMOBILES

October 11, 1994 DS31/R
UNITED STATES - IMPOSITION OF COUNTERVAILING DUTIES ON CERTAIN HOT-ROLLED LEAD AND BISMUTH CARBON STEEL PRODUCTS ORIGINATING IN FRANCE, GERMANY AND THE UNITED KINGDOM   November 15, 1994 SCM/185
EEC - ANTI-DUMPING DUTIES ON AUDIO TAPES IN CASSETTES ORIGINATING IN JAPAN April 28, 1995 ADP/136
UNITED STATES - COUNTERVAILING DUTIES ON NON-RUBBER FOOTWEAR FROM BRAZIL   Adopted by the SCM Committee, June 13, 1995 SCM/94, 42S/208
EEC - IMPOSITION OF ANTI-DUMPING DUTIES ON IMPORTS OF COTTON YARN FROM BRAZIL   Adopted by the ADP Committee,  October 30, 1995 ADP/137, 42S/17