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HQ 0955419 - Reconsideration of HQ 952952; Hard Disk Drive Unit; Chapter 84, Note 5(B); 8471.93.15
HQ 0955424 - Protest 1001-93-104821; Glass Vials; Accessory to Spectrophotometer; heading 9027; EN 90.27;
HQ 0955425 - PRD 3801-93-100584; Twistlock, Metal Device for Securing Container to Semi-Trailer; Parts of Trailers and Semi- Trailers; Parts Versus Accessories; Cast Metal Article, Heading 7325; Additional U.S. Rule of Interpretation 1(c), Beacon Cycle & Supply Co., Inc. v. United States, C.D. 4764, DD 878766
HQ 0955429 - Revocation of HRL 088988 (7/22/91); classification of plastic-coated nylon fabric; Legal Note 2(a)(1)(3) to Chapter 59; coating must be visible to the naked eye to warrant classification within headings 5903 and 3921, HTSUSA; 5903.20.2500; 3921.90.1500; HRL 950022 (9/26/91); San Francisco Newspaper Printing Co. v. U.S., 9 C.I.T. 517, 620 F. Supp. 738 (1985).
HQ 0955431 - Modification of Pre-entry classification (PeC) 889224; garments classified as sweaters must meet the requisite stitch count; Statistical Note 3 to chapter 61, HTSUSA
HQ 0955433 - Classification of plain and embroidered silk fabrics; subheading 5007.20.0065, HTSUSA, free of duty; subheading 5810.99.0090, HTSUSA, applicable rate of duty, as per Additional U.S. Note 1
HQ 0955438 - Country of origin for placemats, tablecloths, and napkins; Section 12.130, Customs Regulations
HQ 0955442 - Protest No. 0901-92-101303; IBM; Automatic Data Processing (ADP) Floppy Disks; Cookies; Prepared Unrecorded Media; Common and Commercial Identity; Ameliotex, Inc. v. United States; Esco Mfg. Co. v. United States; Anheiser-Busch Brewing Assn. v. United States; HQs 953134, 951644, 000159, 000119, and 000283,
HQ 0955444 - Light-Emitting Diodes (LED); Diolux LED Lamps; parts of traffic signal lights; heading 8530; EN 85.41; Section XVI, note 2(a); HQs 952718 and 088495
HQ 0955445 - Particle Size and Distribution Measuring Instruments; Chemical Analysis; Burrows Equipment Company v. U.S.; HQ 088025; Pharmacia Fine Chemicals, Inc. v. U.S.; Measuring or Checking; U.S. v. Corning Glass Works; NY 863015; 9027.50.40
HQ 0955447 - Hosiden America Corporation; Mobile Telephone Liquid Crystal Display Indicator Panel Modules; LCD; Glass Sandwich; HQs 952973, 954788, 954638, 951069, 951868, 086929, 087362
HQ 0955448 - Full-Color Outdoor Display System; HQs 088639, 086032, and 087547; Oxford International Corporation v. U.S.; Explanatory Notes 85.31 and 2(a)(VII); GRI 2(a); 8531.20.00
HQ 0955451 - Plastic Drinking Straws; Not Other Household Articles of Plastics
HQ 0955452 - Classification of Mushroom Ornamental Articles
HQ 0955456 - Revocation of HRL 086438 of February 21, 1990; Classification of a hook and loop pad and strip; not made up articles; Explanatory Note clarification of meaning of "made up"
HQ 0955457 - Revocation of HRL 083524 of June 12, 1989; Classification of cloth squares; not made up articles; Note 7, Section XI; Amendment to Explanatory Notes
HQ 0955458 - Revocation of HRL 088143 of February 1, 1991; classification of a tack cloth as fabric of heading 5208, HTSUSA, and not as an other made up article in heading 6307; Explanatory Note clarification of "made up"
HQ 0955460 - Soft Compact Calender; Single, Dual, Multiple Nip Calender; Off-Line Machine Calender; NY 843361 Modified
HQ 0955461 - Gloss Calender, Two-Roll and Multiple Roll Machine Calender, Tissue Combining Calender, Mat-On-Line Calender; Calenders Used in Off-Line Papermaking Machines; NY 843261 Modified
HQ 0955463 - IA 85-93; Footwear; Sandals, ladies; Uppers, external surface area; Textile materials; Note 4(a) to chapter 64
HQ 0955466 - HRL 087274 revoked. Garments made up of quilted textile products and potentially classifiable in heading 6210, HTSUSA, are excludable based upon the manufacturing stage in which the quilting takes place.
HQ 0955469 - Boys' woven cotton shorts.
HQ 0955470 - Travel garment bag is an article of luggage.
HQ 0955471 - Men's woven cotton terry wrap.
HQ 0955473 - Classification of pillow sham and flat sheet; Heading 6302; Heading 6304
HQ 0955475 - Classification of a gift bag made of plastic-coated paper
HQ 0955477 - Country of origin of tapestry handbags; Classifiable in Heading 4202; GRI 3(b)
HQ 0955478 - Classification and country of origin of diapers.
HQ 0955479 - New York Ruling Letter 887898 affirmed; classification of bicycle shorts from Hong Kong; suitable for use by either men or women; not limited to use in cycling.
HQ 0955488 - Classification of a women's 100% wool knit garment; subject garment is distinguishable from garment classified in HRL 954827 based on garment's length, sleeve design and stitch count; heading 6102 vs. heading 6110; HRL 955084
HQ 0955497 - Caller ID Unit; Signalling Apparatus; Telephonic Apparatus; 8531; 8517; HQs 954390, 953366
HQ 0955498 - "Booster Pac"; Lead-Acid Storage Battery; GRI 3(b); Explanatory Note 3(b)(VIII); HQ 954061
HQ 0955499 - Uppers, plastic boot, partial; Footwear, parts; Laces; Composite goods; Essential character; HRL's 953600, 085178
HQ 0955500 - Merlin Identifier System; Commercial Caller ID System; Signalling Apparatus; Telephonic Apparatus; 8531; 8517; HQs 954390, 953366
HQ 0955501 - IA 91/93; Fabricated Steel Base and Acoustic Steel Enclosure; Gas Turbine; Kores Manufacturing Inc. v. U.S.; HQ 065167 (IA 34/80); American Powerail, Inc. v. U.S.; GRI 2(a); Explanatory Notes 2(a)(V) and (VII); 8411.99.90
HQ 0955503 - Protest 1001-93-103514; bitumen-impregnated fiberboard; EN 44.11; NY 843212; 6807.90.00; other articles of asphalt; EN 68.07
HQ 0955505 - Protest 1704-93-100338; marble fireplace surround sets; slabs; Additional U.S. Note 1, Chapter 68; 6802.91.05
HQ 0955510 - Global Positioning System Cards ["GPSCards"]; Navigational Aid System; Satellites; Personal Computer Control or Adapter Units; Section XVI, Legal Note 5; Heading 8471; EN 85.26
HQ 0955511 - Navigation Unit; Explanatory Note 90.14(C); HQ's 953462 and 087979; Section XVI, Note 4; 8526.91.00
HQ 0955512 - Lighted Make-up Center; Glass Mirror; Illuminating Light; Tissue Dispenser; Kores Manufacturing Inc. v. U.S.; Parts and Accessories; HQs 952716 and 950166; GRI 3(b); Composite Good; Explanatory Note 3(b)(VIII); 8708.29.50