19 CFR 103.34 - Sanctions for improper actions by Customs officers or employees.

§ 103.34 Sanctions for improper actions by Customs officers or employees.
(a) The improper disclosure of the confidential information contained in Customs documents, or the disclosure of information relative to the business of one importer or exporter that is acquired by a Customs officer or employee in an official capacity to any person not authorized by law or regulations to receive this information is a ground for dismissal from the United States Customs Service, suspension, or other disciplinary action, and if done for a valuable consideration subjects that person to criminal prosecution.
(b) Sanctions for improper denials of information by Customs officers or employees are set forth in § 103.9(c).
[T.D. 81-168, 46 FR 32565, June 24, 1981. Redesignated by T.D. 96-36, 61 FR 19838, May 3, 1996]

Title 19 published on 2015-04-01.

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Title 19 published on 2015-04-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 19 CFR Part 103 after this date.

  • 2015-07-29; vol. 80 # 145 - Wednesday, July 29, 2015
    1. 80 FR 45101 - Freedom of Information Act Regulations
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      DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY, Office of the Secretary, Federal Emergency Management Agency, U.S. Customs and Border Protection
      Notice of proposed rulemaking.
      Comments and related material must be submitted to the docket for this rulemaking, DHS-2009-0036, on or before September 28, 2015.
      6 CFR Part 5