Report 61
The Australia - United States Free Trade Agreement
June 2004
D Summary Reasons for Australia to take proposed Treaty Action E Submission Man Committee OIC XML & E-commerce Special Interest Group [XZIG] F Side-Letter May 18 on Chapter 15: Government Procurement LIST OF ABBREVIATIONS ACCD Australian Coalition for Cultural Diversity ACCI Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry ACTU Australian Council of Trade Unions AFTINET Australian Fair Trade and Investment Network AMA Australian Medical Association AMWU Australian Manufacturing Workers' Union ANF Australian Nursing Federation ANZCERTA Australia - New Zealand Closer Economic Relations Trade Agreement ATSIS Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Services AUSFTA Australia - United States Free Trade Agreement AWG Australian Writers Guild CAC Act Commonwealth Authorities and Companies Act CCA Cattle Council of Australia CER Closer Economic Relations CIE Centre for International Economics COAG Council of Australian Governments CoPS Centre of Policy Studies (Monash University) CTC Change in Tariff Classification DFAT Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade FCAI Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries FIRB Foreign Investment Review Board FMA Act Financial Management and Accountability Act FTA Free Trade Agreement GATT General Agreement on Tariff and Trade GATS General Agreement on Trade in Services GDP Gross Domestic Product ISP Internet Service Providers MEAA Media, Entertainment and Arts Alliance NAFTA North America Free Trade Agreement NIA National Interest Analysis NFF National Farmers' Federation NTEU National Tertiary Education Union R&D Research and development PBAC Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee PBPA Pharmaceutical Benefits Pricing Authority PBS Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme PMV Passenger motor vehicles RIS Regulation Impact Statement ROOs Rules of Origin RVC Regional Value Content SAFTA Singapore - Australia Free Trade Agreement SPS Sanitary and Phytosanitary TCF Textile, clothing, footwear TCFU Textile, Clothing and Footwear Union TFIA Textiles and Fashion Industries of Australia TRIPS Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights US FTC United States Federal Trade Commissioner USTR United States Trade Representative WTO World Trade Organisation

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