For Immediate Release
Office of the Press Secretary
June 1, 2001
Presidential Determination No.2001-17
MEMORANDUM FOR THE SECRETARY OF STATE
SUBJECT: Determination Under Subsection 402(d)(1) of the Trade Act of 1974, as Amended -- Continuation of Waiver Authority for Vietnam
Pursuant to the authority vested in me under the Trade Act of 1974, as amended, Public Law 93-618, 88 Stat. 1978 (hereinafter the "Act"), I determine, pursuant to section 402(d)(1) of the Act, 19 U.S.C. 2432(d)(1), that the further extension of the waiver authority granted by section 402 of the Act will sub-stantially promote the objectives of section 402 of the Act. I further determine that continuation of the waiver applicable to Vietnam will substantially promote the objectives of section 402 of the Act.
You are authorized and directed to publish this determination in the Federal Register.
GEORGE W. BUSH
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