U.S Code last checked for updates: Jun 22, 2021
§ 2502.
Congressional statement of purposes
The purposes of this Act are—
to approve and implement the trade agreements negotiated under the Trade Act of 1974 [19 U.S.C. 2101 et seq.];
to foster the growth and maintenance of an open world trading system;
to expand opportunities for the commerce of the United States in international trade; and
to improve the rules of international trade and to provide for the enforcement of such rules, and for other purposes.
(Pub. L. 96–39, § 1(c), July 26, 1979, 93 Stat. 146.)
cite as: 19 USC 2502