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HQ 0953768 - Request for Further Review of Protest No. 2904-93-100062, dated March 15, 1993, concerning the classification of knit textile gloves coated with plastics
HQ 0953771 - Tariff classification of cotton knit vests vs. blouses; headings 6106 and 6110; Legal Note 4 to Chapter 61; Explanatory Note to heading 6106; Textile Category Guidelines; DD 881658
HQ 0953774 - Modification of DD 880908; handbags; articles of a kind normally carried in the pocket or in the handbag; clutch; wallet; articles more specifically described as wallets.
HQ 0953817 - Classification of textile spider web with plastic spider; Heading 9505, festive, carnival or other entertainment articles; Not heading 9503, other toy; HRL 952833; NYRL 883869.
HQ 0953832 - Classification of a Textile Bra Cup
HQ 0953833 - Classification of a handbag of woven horsehair yarn
HQ 0953834 - Reconsideration of Ruling Letter 882076; pullover v. loungewear; marketing and advertising important factors but controlling factor is the garment itself
HQ 0953842 - Revocation of DD 881724 (1/22/93); classification of a knit toddler T-shirt and one-piece playsuit; Note 8 to Chapter 61, HTSUSA; unisex garments are classified as women's or girls' garments; when sizing, styling and construction are gender neutral, Customs will consider evidence of marketing and advertising in determining the sex for which a garment is intended; 6109.90.1060 and 6114.30.3030, HTSUSA.
HQ 0953847 - Modification of HRL 951816; nonwoven textile bikini/try-on panty; Legal Note 5 to Chapter 62; headings 6208 and 6210; Explanatory Notes to heading 6210; HRL 953305
HQ 0953848 - Modification of HRL 952582; nonwoven disposable panties with sanitary napkin; Legal Note 5 to Chapter 62; headings 6208 and 6210; Explanatory Notes to heading 6210; HRL 953305
HQ 0953884 - Decision on Application for Further Review of Protest No. 3001-93-100101, filed February 4, 1993, concerning the classification of articles identified as "Jungle and Farm Squeeze Pets."
HQ 0953885 - Modification of Chicago District Ruling Letter (DD) 882433; Doll Bedding from China; Not Toys Put Up in Sets
HQ 0953886 - Modification of Portland (Maine) District Ruling Letter (DD) 882229; "Pig and Armored Car" Toy; Not Other Toys Having a Spring Mechanism
HQ 0953905 - Country of Origin Request for raw cotton fabric produced in China and processed in Hong Kong; CFR 12.130(e); substantial transformation occurs only when printing and dying operations accompanied by two or more requisite operations
HQ 0953907 - Modification of DD 881895 (2/1/93); oversized women's knit garment is classifiable as a dress under 6104, HTSUSA; synthetic fibers; too long for a pullover, even if oversized.
HQ 0953913 - Application for further review of Protest No. 0901-92- 1-01896 under 19 U.S.C., section 1514(c)(2); wood trim (moldings); Explanatory Notes for headings 4409; heading 4421; painting, staining or varnishing; effective date.
HQ 0953916 - Classification, country of origin marking requirements, applicability of subheading 9801.00.10 to a stationery kit; set; essential character; household article.
HQ 0953933 - Dishwasher Control Panel; Escutcheon Assembly; Time Switches; EN 91.07; eo nomine; heading 8422; heading 9032; HQ 556694 Modified
HQ 0953941 - Revocation of HRL 952804 (1/28/93); knit fabric with laid-in metalized strips and Mylar sequins; classification of knit pile fabric (uncut) under heading 6001; not other knitted or crocheted fabric of heading 6002; EN (4) to heading 6001, HTSUSA; HRL 951374 (10/30/92); HRL 951111 (8/5/92); HRL 084317 (5/21/90); the process involved in the production of the fabric determines whether the fabric is classifiable as a pile fabric.
HQ 0953942 - Revocation of HRL 952803 (1/28/93); knit fabric with laid-in metalized strips and Mylar sequins; classification of knit pile fabric (uncut) under heading 6001; not other knitted or crocheted fabric of heading 6002; EN (4) to heading 6001, HTSUSA; HRL 951374 (10/30/92); HRL 951111 (8/5/92); HRL 084317 (5/21/90); the process involved in the production of the fabric determines whether the fabric is classifiable as a pile fabric.
HQ 0953946 - Seed and Bulb Kits
HQ 0953954 - Nimodipine; 1,4-dihydro-2,6-dimethyl-4-(3-nitrophenyl)-3,5- pyridinedicarboxylic acid 2-methoxyethyl 1-methylethyl ester; isopropyl (2-methoxyethyl) 1,4-dihydro-2,6-dimethyl-4-(3- nitrophenyl)-3,5-pyridinedicarboxylate; CAS No. 66085-59-4 not listed; FTZ
HQ 0953990 - Decision on Application for Further Review of Protest No. 1704-93-100076; granted; classification of adhesive-backed nylon knit fabric used for attaching breast protheses proper under subheading 9802.00.80, HTSUSA.
HQ 0953992 - Classification of a molded plastic cooler from China; bicycle accessory; Sports Graphics.
HQ 0954000 - Tree Shaking Harvester Equipment; Tipping Bucket; Tractor; Spare Parts; Explanatory Note 87.01; Section XVI, Note 4; Explanatory Note 84.33; GRI 2(a); Section XVI, Note 2
HQ 0954014 - Classification of woven textile labels; exemption from quota and visa restraints for commercial samples
HQ 0954017 - Classification of pepper, salt, moist towelettes, plastic utensils, toothpicks, and paper napkins; Heading 0904, pepper; Heading 2501, salt; Heading 3401, paper or wadding, impregnated, coated, or covered with soap or detergent; Heading 3924, tableware, kitchenware, of plastics; Heading 4421, other articles of wood, toothpicks; Heading 4818, tablecloths and table napkins; GRI 3(b) set for retail sale; Subheading 9801.00.10; Superscope; HRL 951281
HQ 0954028 - "Floating Soap Dish" Objects (with Batman and Ninja Turtles Themes) Retail Packaged with Bars of Soap; Not Sets
HQ 0954055 - Photocopier Accessories; Copiers; parts; Canadian Free- Trade Agreement (CFTA); "50 Percent Value-Content Test"; General Note 3(c)(vii)(G)(2); HQ 950005; HQ 951024
HQ 0954059 - Communications Processors ACP 10, 20, 40, 50; Network Access Controller; X.25 Packet Switch; LAN; Automatic Data Processing Machine; Control or Adapter Units; Telegraphic Switch; Packet Switch; HQ 086035 (revoked by HQ 951331); HQ 952628
HQ 0954060 - Electric Cord With Plug; Vacuum Cleaner Cord; Parts of Vacuum Cleaners, Heading 8509; Insulated Conductor, Insulated Electric Conductor; Section XVI, Note 2
HQ 0954069 - U.S. Grown Cherries Preserved in Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) Brine; Not American Goods Returned
HQ 0954072 - Affirmation of HRL 953458 (4/16/93); classification of soft- sided cooler under 4202.92.3030, HTSUSA; Sports Graphics, Inc. v. U.S., 806 F. Supp. 268 (CIT 1992); Prepac, Inc. v. U.S., 78 Cust. Ct. 108,433 F.Supp. 339 (1977); Aladdin Int'l Corp. v. U.S., 13 CIT 1038 (1989); HRL 087281 (10/29/90); food is considered a "personal effect" for purposes of classification within heading 4202, HTSUSA.
HQ 0954074 - Application for further review of Protest No. 1803-93- 100009 under 19 U.S.C., section 1514(c)(2); HRL 951912 affirmed; men's cotton flannel boxer shorts; underwear; sleepwear.
HQ 0954092 - Classification of a molded plastic ski carrier from Canada; not a travel, sports or similar bag; container similar to spectacle cases, binocular cases, musical instrument cases, gun cases, holsters.
HQ 0954093 - Programmable Communication Processors PCP S240, S400, S4500, 5500; Packet Switching Backbone Node; X.25 Concentrator Node; Multiprotocol Network Access Node; LAN; WAN; Automatic Data Processing Machine; ADP; Control or Adapter Units; Telegraphic Switch; HQ 086035 (revoked by HQ 951331); HQ 952628
HQ 0954113 - Classification of a disposable nonwoven polypropylene "Phone Guard" cover
HQ 0954121 - Classification of Mousse au Chocolat White
HQ 0954124 - Lumbar support belt; worn over garments; heading 6307, HTSUSA; other made up articles
HQ 0954127 - Reconsideration of NYRL 882834, dated March 11, 1993; Classification of women's upper body garments; suit-type jacket v. shirt; Heading 6104; Heading 6106