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U.S. Executive Calendar

Date

Action

16/12/19

Cotton import fee to be increased on this date (unless significant adverse comment is received by 14/11/19)

16/12/19

Effective date of EPA import restrictions on 29 chemical substances

19/12/19

Comments due to California Department of Toxic Substances Control on BPA in food packaging

19/12/19

Comments due to California Department of Toxic Substances Control on ortho-phthalates in food packaging

22/12/19

Effective date of revised CPSC standard for infant bath seats (unless significant adverse comment is received by 21/10/2019)

23/12/19

Comments due on CPSC proposal to ease testing requirements for toys and child care articles containing certain fibres

23/12/19

Comments due on DEA proposal to revise controlled substances regulations

27/12/19

Comments due on DOC proposal that may lead to broad trade sanctions on foreign information and communications technology and services

31/12/19

Deadline for interested parties to request administrative reviews of the AD duty orders on the following products from China: carbazole violet pigment, cased pencils, crystalline silicon photovoltaic cells whether or not assembled into modules, hand trucks and certain parts thereof, honey, malleable cast iron pipe fittings, melamine, multi-layered wood flooring, non-oriented electrical steel, porcelain-on-steel cooking ware, and silicomanganese

31/12/19

Deadline for interested parties to request administrative reviews of the CV duty orders on the following products from China: crystalline silicon photovoltaic cells whether or not assembled into modules, melamine, new pneumatic off-the-road tyres, non-oriented electrical steel, and multi-layered wood flooring

31/12/19

Comments due on California proposal that may lead to the listing as priority products of textile and leather products containing PFAS

31/12/19

Entry into force of Illinois ban on the sale over-the-counter drugs containing plastic micro beads

31/12/19

Final results of ITA AD administrative review of certain cased pencils from China

31/12/19

Final results of ITA AD administrative review of crystalline silicon photovoltaic products, whether or not assembled into modules from China

31/12/19

Final results of ITA AD administrative review of honey from China

31/12/19

Final results of ITA AD administrative review of malleable cast iron pipe fittings from China

31/12/19

Final results of ITA AD administrative review of multi-layered wood flooring from China

31/12/19

Final results of ITA AD administrative review of fresh garlic from China

31/12/19

Final results of ITA CV administrative review of multi-layered wood flooring from China

01/01/20

Implementation of new national bioengineered food disclosure standard to begin

01/01/20

Effective date of California’s ban on most flame retardant chemicals in children’s products, mattresses and upholstered furniture

01/01/20

Effective date of FDA ban on partially hydrogenated oils in processed foods for products produced with PHOs prior to 18/06/18

01/01/20

Entry into force of updated “Nutrition Facts” label for packaged foods with respect to manufacturers with at least US$10 million in annual food sales

01/01/20

Deadline for manufacturers of designated cleaning products to comply with California’s new on-line disclosure requirements for those products

01/01/20

Entry into force of Rhode Island’s ban on residential upholstered furniture and bedding containing organohalogen flame retardants

01/01/20

Entry into force of federal ban on exportation of five mercury compounds

01/01/20

Entry into force of California’s ban on sale of personal care products containing plastic micro beads

01/01/20

Effective date of new DOE definition of general service lamp

02/01/20

Preliminary determination due in ITA AD investigation of certain collated steel staples from China

02/01/20

Effective date of new mandatory safety standards for booster seats

06/01/20

Comments due on EPA proposal to establish import restrictions on 27 chemical substances

09/01/20

Final results of ITA AD administrative review of certain hot-rolled carbon steel flat products from China

09/01/20

Final results of ITA AD administrative review of certain steel nails from China

09/01/20

Final results of ITA AD administrative review of diamond sawblades and parts thereof from China

09/01/20

Final results of ITA AD administrative review of fresh garlic from China

09/01/20

Final results of ITA AD administrative review of monosodium glutamate from China

09/01/20

Final results of ITA AD administrative review of seamless refined copper pipe and tube from China

09/01/20

Final results of ITA CV administrative review of chlorinated isocyanurates from China

13/01/20

Comments due to be used by DOL in preparation of child labour and forced labour lists

14/01/20

Pre-hearing briefs due in USITC AD sunset review of small diameter graphite electrodes from China

14/01/20

Deadline for comments on adequacy of responses to USITC notice of initiation of AD/CV sunset reviews on non-oriented electrical steel from China

14/01/20

Comments due to California Department of Toxic Substances Control on PFAS in food packaging

15/01/20

Deadline for requests to appear at hearing in connection with USITC AD sunset review of small diameter graphite electrodes from China

20/01/20

Effective date of revised safety standards for non-full-size baby cribs and play yards (unless significant adverse input is received by 22/11/19)

21/01/20

Pre-hearing briefs due in USITC AD/CV injury investigation of fabricated structural steel from China

21/01/20

Deadline to comply with new energy conservation standards for ceiling fans

22/01/20

Deadline for requests to appear at hearing in connection with USITC AD/CV injury investigation of fabricated structural steel from China

22/01/20

Pre-hearing conference in connection with USITC AD sunset review of small diameter graphite electrodes from China

22/01/20

CPSC forum on crib bumpers

23/01/20

Final determinations due in ITA AD and CV investigations of fabricated structural steel from China

23/01/20

Hearing in connection with USITC AD sunset review of small diameter graphite electrodes from China

24/01/20

Effective date of EPA import restrictions on 22 chemical substances

27/01/20

Pre-hearing conference in connection with USITC AD/CV injury investigation of fabricated structural steel from China

27/01/20

Effective date of revised safety standards for toddler beds (unless significant adverse input is received by 25/11/19)

27/01/20

Deadline to comply with new energy conservation standards for certain roto-dynamic clean water pumps

28/01/20

Hearing in connection with USITC AD/CV injury investigation of fabricated structural steel from China

28/01/20

Comments due on CPSC’s revisions to proposed rule to establish mandatory safety standards for infant sleep products

31/01/20

Deadline for product exclusion requests in connection with Section 301 tariffs on List 4A goods from China

31/01/20

Post-hearing briefs due in USITC AD sunset review of small diameter graphite electrodes from China

31/01/20

Final results of ITA AD administrative review of multi-layered wood flooring from China

31/01/20

Final results of ITA AD administrative review of certain cased pencils from China

31/01/20

Final results of ITA AD administrative review of wooden bedroom furniture from China

31/01/20

Final results of ITA CV administrative review of hardwood plywood products from China

31/01/20

Final results of ITA CV administrative review of tool chests and cabinets from China

02/02/20

Deadline for responses to USITC notice of initiation of AD/CV sunset reviews on calcium hypochlorite from China

02/02/20

Deadline for responses to USITC notice of initiation of AD/CV sunset reviews on carbon and certain alloy steel wire rod from China

02/02/20

Deadline for responses to USITC notice of initiation of AD/CV sunset reviews on lightweight thermal paper from China

02/02/20

Deadline for responses to USITC notice of initiation of AD sunset review on electrolytic manganese dioxide from China

03/02/20

Effective date of EPA import restrictions on 57 chemical substances

04/02/20

Post-hearing briefs due in USITC AD/CV injury investigation of fabricated structural steel from China

04/02/20

Comments due on DOE proposal to revise energy test procedures for external power supplies

07/02/20

Final determinations due in ITA AD and CV investigations of alloy and certain carbon steel threaded rod from China

13/02/20

Pre-hearing briefs due in USITC AD/CV injury investigation of wooden cabinets and vanities from China

13/02/20

Comments due to DOE on whether to amend energy conservation standards for consumer refrigerators, refrigerator-freezers and freezers

14/02/20

Deadline for requests to appear at hearing in connection with USITC AD/CV injury investigation of wooden cabinets and vanities from China

16/02/20

Limited exports to Huawei and affiliates allowed through this date

17/02/20

Final determinations due in ITA AD and CV investigations of wooden cabinets and vanities from China

18/02/20

Pre-hearing conference in connection with USITC AD/CV injury investigation of wooden cabinets and vanities from China

20/02/20

Hearing in connection with USITC AD/CV injury investigation of wooden cabinets and vanities from China

20/02/20

Final comments due in USITC AD/CV injury investigation of fabricated structural steel from China

24/02/20

Preliminary determination due in ITA CV investigation of glass containers from China

24/02/20

Final determination in anti-circumvention review of diamond sawblades and parts thereof from China

25/02/20

Comments due in connection with CPSC forum on crib bumpers

27/02/20

Post-hearing briefs due in USITC AD/CV injury investigation of wooden cabinets and vanities from China

28/02/20

Final comments due in USITC AD sunset review of small diameter graphite electrodes from China

29/02/20

Final results of ITA AD administrative review of certain frozen warmwater shrimp from China

29/02/20

Final results of ITA AD administrative review of uncovered innerspring units from China

29/02/20

Final results of ITA AD administrative review of multi-layered wood flooring from China

29/02/20

Final results of ITA CV administrative review of tool chests and cabinets from China

29/02/20

Final results of ITA CV administrative review of hardwood plywood products from China

03/03/20

Preliminary determination due in ITA AD investigation of glass containers from China

03/03/20

Comments due on FDA’s proposed changes to food safety testing

17/03/20

Final determinations due in ITA AD and CV investigations of certain collated steel staples from China

20/03/20

Final comments due in USITC AD/CV injury investigation of wooden cabinets and vanities from China

26/03/20

Pre-hearing briefs and requests to appear at hearing due in USITC AD/CV injury investigation of ceramic tile from China

30/03/20

Final determinations due in ITA AD and CV investigations of ceramic tile from China

31/03/20

Deadline to submit proposals to USITC to amend International Harmonised Commodity Description and Coding System (HS) nomenclature for possible implementation in 2027

31/03/20

Final results of ITA AD administrative review of carbon and alloy steel cut-to-length plate from China

01/04/20

Pre-hearing conference in connection with USITC AD/CV injury investigation of ceramic tile from China

02/04/20

Hearing in connection with USITC AD/CV injury investigation of ceramic tile from China

09/04/20

Post-hearing briefs due in USITC AD/CV injury investigation of ceramic tile from China

21-24/04/20

ITA trade mission to Hong Kong and other Asian economies

27/04/20

Final comments due in USITC AD/CV injury investigation of ceramic tile from China

30/04/20

Final results of ITA AD administrative review of certain activated carbon from China

30/04/20

Final results of ITA AD administrative review of certain steel threaded rod from China

30/04/20

Final results of ITA AD administrative review of drawn stainless steel sinks from China

30/04/20

Final results of ITA AD administrative review of magnesium metal from China

30/04/20

Final results of ITA AD administrative review of aluminium foil from China

30/04/20

Final results of ITA AD administrative review of multi-layered wood flooring from China

30/04/20

Final results of ITA CV administrative review of stainless steel sheet and strip from China

31/05/20

Final results of ITA AD administrative review of aluminium extrusions from China

31/05/20

Final results of ITA AD administrative review of pure magnesium from China

31/05/20

Final results of ITA CV administrative review of aluminium extrusions from China

31/05/20

Final results of ITA CV administrative review of aluminium foil from China

01/06/20

Effective date of more stringent California heavy metal requirements for adult jewellery

01/06/20

Deadline for Washington state to identify any priority consumer products that are a significant source of or use of certain priority chemicals

05/06/20

Written submissions due in connection with second volume of USITC investigation into global economic impact of maximum residue level policies for pesticides

30/06/20

Final results of ITA AD administrative review of chlorinated isocyanurates from China

30/06/20

Final results of ITA AD administrative review of certain cold-drawn mechanical tubing of carbon and allow steel from China

01/07/20

USPS proposing specific per-item and per-kilogramme self-declared prices for inbound letter post small packets and bulky letters to be effective on this date

01/07/20

Entry into force of Vermont’s prohibition on single-use plastic carryout bags

10/07/20

Deadline to comply with new energy conservation standards for certain discrete classes of refrigeration systems used in walk-in coolers and walk-in freezers

27/07/20

Compliance required with FDA intentional adulteration rule for small businesses

31/07/20

Final results of ITA AD administrative review of certain cold-rolled steel flat products from China

31/07/20

Final results of ITA AD administrative review of carbon steel butt-weld pipe fittings from China

31/07/20

Final results of ITA AD administrative review of circular welded carbon quality steel pipe from China

31/07/20

Final results of ITA AD administrative review of corrosion-resistant steel products from China

31/07/20

Final results of ITA AD administrative review of monosodium glutamate from China

31/07/20

Final results of ITA AD administrative review of aluminium extrusions from China

31/07/20

Final results of ITA CV administrative review of aluminium extrusions from China

31/07/20

Final results of ITA CV administrative review of certain cold-rolled steel flat products from China

31/07/20

Final results of ITA CV administrative review of corrosion-resistant steel products from China

31/07/20

Final results of ITA AD administrative review of cold-drawn mechanical tubing from China

31/08/20

Final results of ITA AD administrative review of certain passenger vehicle and light truck tyres from China

31/08/20

Final results of ITA AD administrative review of certain steel nails from China

31/08/20

Final results of ITA AD administrative review of laminated woven sacks from China

31/08/20

Final results of ITA AD administrative review of polyethylene retail carrier bags from China

31/08/20

Final results of ITA AD administrative review of cast iron soil pipe fittings from China

31/08/20

Final results of ITA CV administrative review of cast iron soil pipe fittings from China

31/08/20

Final results of ITA CV administrative review of certain passenger vehicle and light truck tyres from China

31/08/20

Final results of ITA CV administrative review of laminated woven sacks from China

31/08/20

Initial deadline to comply with Vermont’s reporting requirement for high-concern chemicals

30/09/20

Final results of ITA AD administrative review of magnesia carbon bricks from China

30/09/20

Final results of ITA CV administrative review of narrow woven ribbons with woven selvedge from China

31/10/20

Final results of ITA AD administrative review of electrolytic manganese dioxide from China

31/10/20

Final results of ITA AD administrative review of polyvinyl alcohol from China

31/10/20

Final results of ITA AD administrative review of steel wire garment hangers from China

24/11/20

Effective date of revised standards for pool and spa drain covers (unless significant adverse input is received by 24/06/19)

01/01/21

Entry into force of updated “Nutrition Facts” label for packaged foods with respect to manufacturers with less than US$10 million in annual food sales

01/01/21

Entry into force of Washington’s ban on the use of brake friction material containing more than five percent copper and its compounds by weight

01/01/21

Deadline for manufacturers of designated cleaning products to comply with California’s new labelling requirements for those products

15/01/21

Deadline to comply with new energy conservation standards for residential boilers

19/07/21

Deadline to comply with new energy conservation standards for dedicated-purpose pool pumps

01/01/22

Mandatory compliance with new national bioengineered food disclosure standard to begin

26/01/22

Compliance required with FDA produce safety rule agricultural water provisions, other than for very small or small businesses

01/06/22

Deadline for Washington state to determine regulatory actions concerning previously identified priority chemicals and products

01/01/23

Effective date of California’s ban on sale of new fur products

01/01/23

Deadline to comply with certain energy conservation standards for commercial AC/heating equipment and commercial warm air furnaces

01/01/23

Deadline to comply with certain energy conservation standards and related energy test procedures for residential central air conditioners and heat pumps

26/01/23

Compliance required with FDA produce safety rule agricultural water provisions for small businesses

01/06/23

Deadline for Washington state to implement regulatory actions concerning previously identified priority chemicals and products

14/01/24

Import restrictions on certain archaeological material from mainland China extended through this date

26/01/24

Compliance required with FDA produce safety rule agricultural water provisions for very small businesses

22/03/24

Deadline for laminated products to comply with formaldehyde emission standards for hardwood plywood and any related testing, certification and recordkeeping requirements

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