Trade Representative, Office of United States July 29, 2009 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Request for Comments Concerning Free Trade Agreement With the Republic of Colombia
Document Number: E9-17798
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-07-29
Agency: Office of the United States Trade Representative, Trade Representative, Office of United States, Executive Office of the President
The United States Trade Representative (USTR) is conducting a review of labor-related issues in the context of the free trade agreement (FTA) between the United States and the Republic of Colombia (Colombia) signed on November 22, 2006, and amended on June 28, 2007. The FTA has not yet entered into effect. As part of that review, the interagency Trade Policy Staff Committee (TPSC) seeks comment from the public to assist the USTR in working with the Colombian government to secure continued progress in ensuring that Colombia's workers can fully exercise their fundamental labor rights.