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harmonization of measures (SPS 3)

general rule/exception, relationship (SPS 3.1 and 3.2), whether B.3.1.11, S.6.8.1-3

measures based on international standards (SPS 3.1) S.6.6

“based on” S.6.6.1, S.6.6.3

burden of proof B.3.1.11, S.6.6.3

measures which conform to international standards (SPS 3.2) S.6.7

burden of proof S.6.7.1-2

incorporation into municipal law S.6.7.2

presumption of consistency S.6.6.1, S.6.6.3, S.6.7.2-5, S.6.20.5

measures resulting in a higher level of protection (SPS 3.3) and S.6.7.5, S.6.20.5, S.6.20.7

measures which result in a higher level of protection (SPS 3.3) S.6.8

consistency with other SPS articles including SPS 5.1-8 S.6.8.4

Members’ right to choose S.6.5.1, S.6.5.3

presumption of consistency and S.6.7.5

risk assessment, need for (SPS 3.3, footnote 2 and SPS 5.1) S.6.8.4, S.6.9.8

scientific justification, need for S.6.8.4

SPS preamble and S.6.8.2

Harmonized System of Customs Classification

as aid to interpretation of covered agreements H.1.1-4, H.1.8, I.3.3.6-7, N., T.1.2.2, T.1.2.9, T.1.2.14-15

Chapter Notes

binding effect H.1.5

Explanatory Notes distinguished H.1.5

“objective characteristics” as basis for classification, “preservation”, whether H.1.6-7

WTO agreements, relationship with H.1.3-4, H.1.8, I.3.3.6-7, T.1.2.9


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