CBP Releases Proposed Regulation Changes to Drawback

Posted by Matt Schmitt on 8/2/18 5:00 PM

On August 2, 2018, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) released the proposed regulation changes to drawback as required by the Trade Facilitation and Trade Enforcement Act of 2015 (TFTEA).

  • The proposed rulemaking changes to drawback include:

  • Instructions on filings during the transition period;

  • Interim policy guidance procedures for filing claims;

  • TFTEA related changes;

  • Bonds;

  • Joint and several liability for the importer of the goods and the drawback claimant;

  • Technical corrections.

CBP invites public participation by submitting comments on the proposed rulemaking to the Federal eRulemaking portal at http://www.regulations.gov or by mail to the Trade and Commercial Regulations Branch in Washington, DC. Interested parties should use docket number USCBP-2018-0029.


The Federal Register Notice may be found here:


Topics: CBP, Drawback, CBP TFTEA

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