EC Commission Proposes Coordination of Customs Penalties

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Wednesday, January 30, 1991
Author: 
Bruce Zagaris
Volume: 
7
Issue: 
2
50-51
Abstract: 
On February 1, an EC Commission proposal to unify customs regulations and introduce a coordinated policy on penalties to ensure equality of treatment for citizens while preventing trade from deflection as a result of disparities in rules and penalties. Already the EC Commission has begun a study on harmonizing penalties for breaches of EC customs law.