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The Customs Broker License Examination consists of 80 multiple-choice questions. A score of 75 percent is required to pass. The examination lasts 4 hours. Exam topics may include:




 




Title 19, Code of Federal Regulations, 2017 (19 CFR)


This is a formal large print format of Title 19 CFR 2017 edition, Parts 0-140, and 141-199 with no supplements, which is available by online order at US Government Bookstore .

Code of Federal Regulations, Title 19, Customs Duties, Pt. 0-140, Revised April 1, 2017, USA List Price: $67.00,
can be found here: Title 19 CFR Parts 0-140

Code of Federal Regulations, Title 19, Customs Duties, Pt. 141-199, Revised April 1, 2017, USA List Price: $64.00,
can be found here: Title 19 CFR Parts 141-199



This is a concise print format of Title 19 CFR 2017 edition, available by online order at US Government Bookstore

Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States 2017 - UNBOUND - NO Supplement
USA List Price $135 at USA Government Bookstore

This is a formal large print format of HTSUS 2017 edition, available by online order at HTSUS 2017 Edition, US Government Bookstore .







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    Contents of Title 19 CFR Customs Duties

    Transferred Or Delegated Authority
    Vessels In Foreign And Domestic Trades
    Customs Relations With Insular Possessions And Guantanamo Bay Naval Station
    Articles Conditionally Free, Subject To A Reduced Rate, Etc.
    Packing And Stamping; Marking
    Special Classes Of Merchandise
    Transportation In Bond And Merchandise In Transit
    Customs Warehouses, Container Stations And Control Of Merchandise Therein
    Customs Financial And Accounting Procedure
    Certain Importations Temporarily Free Of Duty
    General Provisions
    Rules Of Origin
    Availability Of Information
    Customs Brokers
    Carriers, Cartmen, And Lightermen
    Customs Bonds
    Carnets
    Cargo Container And Road Vehicle Certification Pursuant To International Customs Conventions
    Centralized Examination Stations
    Air Commerce Regulations
    Cbp Relations With Canada And Mexico
    Cartage And Lighterage Of Merchandise
    General Order, Unclaimed, And Abandoned Merchandise
    Express Consignments
    Quotas
    Trademarks, Trade Names, And Copyrights
    Country Of Origin Marking
    Entry Of Merchandise
    Entry Process
    Special Entry Procedures
    Warehouse And Rewarehouse Entries And Withdrawals
    Mail Importations
    Foreign Trade Zones
    Trade Fairs
    Personal Declarations And Exemptions
    Importer Security Filing
    Examination, Sampling, And Testing Of Merchandise
    Classification And Appraisement Of Merchandise
    Relief From Duties On Merchandise Lost, Damaged, Abandoned, Or Exported
    Liquidation Of Duties
    General Enforcement Provisions
    Inspection, Search, And Seizure
    Recordkeeping
    Fines, Penalties, And Forfeitures
    Claims For Liquidated Damages; Penalties Secured By Bonds
    Administrative Review In General
    Protests
    Petitions By Domestic Interested Parties
    Proceedings In The Court Of International Trade
    Administrative Rulings
    Approval Of Information Collection Requirements
    North American Free Trade Agreement
    Drawback
    Export Control

    Contents of Harmonized Tariff Schedule Of The United States (2016 Version)

    Classifications From Chapter 1 Live Animals To Chapter 99 Temporary Legislation

    Free Trade Agreements:
    Generalized System of Preferences
    UnitedStates-AustraliaFreeTradeAgreement
    Automotive Products Trade Act
    United States-Bahrain Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act
    Agreement on Trade in Civil Aircraft
    North American Free Trade Agreement:
    Goods of Canada, under the terms of general note 12 to this schedule
    Goods of Mexico, under the terms of general note 12 to this schedule
    United States-Chile Free Trade Agreement
    African Growth and Opportunity Act
    Caribbean Basin Economic Recovery Act
    United States-Israel Free Trade Area
    Andean Trade Preference Act or Andean Trade Promotion and Drug Eradication Act
    United States-Jordan Free Trade Area Implementation Act
    Agreement on Trade in Pharmaceutical Products
    Dominican Republic-Central America-United States Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act
    Uruguay Round Concessions on Intermediate Chemicals for Dyes
    United States-Caribbean Basin Trade Partnership Act
    United States-Morocco Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act
    United States-Singapore Free Trade Agreement
    United States-Oman Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act
    United States-Peru Trade Promotion Agreement Implementation Act
    United States-Korea Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act
    United States-Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement Implementation Act
    United States-Panama Trade Promotion Agreement Implementation Act

    Chemical Appendix To The Tariff Schedule
    Pharmaceutical Appendix To The Tariff Schedule
    Intermediate Chemicals For Dyes Appendix To The Tariff Schedule
    Annex A - Schedule C, Classification Of Country And Territory Designations For U.S. Import Statistics
    Annex B - International Standard Country Codes
    Annex C - Schedule D, Customs District And Port Codes

    Customs And Trade Automated Interface Requirements (CATAIR)
    Appendix B - Valid Codes
    Appendix D - Metric Conversion
    Appendix E - Valid Entry Numbers
    Appendix G - Common Errors
    Glossary of Terms

    Instructions for Preparation of CBP Form 7501 (July-24-2012) ( CBP Form 7501 )

    Directives
    ( 3550-055 ) Instructions for Deriving Manufacturer/Shipper Identification Code
    ( 3530-079A ) Ultimate Consignee at time of Entry or Release
    ( 3530-002A ) Right to Make Entry
    ( 3510-04) Monetary Guidelines for Setting Bond Amounts