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Lacey Act Declaration Implementation Schedule

Implementation Schedule


Since 2009, APHIS has been phasing in the Lacey Act declaration requirement. APHIS continues to evaluate products to include in future phases and will publish notices in the Federal Register to keep stakeholders and the public informed.

Use the links below to see which Harmonized Tariff Schedule chapters and headings require a Lacey Act declaration.

Heading Article/Component of Article Effective Date
3301295109 essential oils of cedarwood October 1, 2021
3301295121 essential oils of linaloe or bois de rose
October 1, 2021
3301295139 essential oils of sandalwood October 1, 2021
Heading Article/Component of Article Effective Date
4202292000 trunks, cases, and suitcases of wood October 1, 2021
4202992000 other, of wood, not lined October 1, 2021
4202993000 other, of wood, lined October 1, 2021
Heading Article/Component of Article Effective Date
4401 Fuel wood April 1, 2009
4402 Wood charcoal; October 1, 2009
4403 Wood in the rough April 1, 2009
4404 Hoopwood; poles, piles, stakes April 1, 2009
4406 Railway or tramway sleepers April 1, 2009
4407 Wood sawn or chipped lengthwise April 1, 2009
4408 Sheets for veneering April 1, 2009
4409 Wood continuously shaped April 1, 2009
441012 oriented strand board (OSB) October 1, 2021
4412 Plywood, veneered panels
(Except 44129906 and 44129957)
October 1, 2009
4414 Wooden frames October 1, 2009
4415 cases, boxes, crates, drums, containers, pallets, box-pallets, etc. October 1, 2021
4416003010 new casks, barrels, and parts of wood August 6, 2015
4416003020 used assembled casks of wood August 6, 2015
4416003030 used unassembled casks of wood August 6, 2015
4416006010
new barrel staves of wood
August 6, 2015
4416006020
new barrel hoops of softwood
August 6, 2015
4416006030
new tight barrelheads of wood
August 6, 2015
4416006040 used barrels staves of softwood August 6, 2015
4416006050 used hoops, tight barrelheads of softwood August 6, 2015
4416009020 new other casks, barrels, wood August 6, 2015
4416009040 Used other cooper goods, wood August 6, 2015
4417 Tools, tool handles, broom handles April 1, 2009
4418 Builders’ joinery and carpentry of wood April 1, 2009
4419 Tableware & kitchenware of wood October 1, 2009
4420 Wood marquetry, caskets, statuettes October 1, 2009
4421 Other articles of wood April 1, 2010
Heading Article/Component of Article Effective Date
6602 Walking sticks, whips, crops April 1, 2010
Heading Article/Component of Article Effective Date
8201 Hand tools April 1, 2010
8211926000 hunting knives with wood handles August 6, 2015
8215992400 table barbeque forks with wood handles August 6, 2015
Heading Article/Component of Article Effective Date
9201 Pianos April 1, 2010
9202 Other stringed instruments April 1, 2010
9205902000 wind musical instruments: bagpipes October 1, 2021
9205904020 clarinets October 1, 2021
9205904080 other (woodwind instruments) October 1, 2021
9205904060 flutes and piccolos October 1, 2021
9206002000 drums October 1, 2021
9207900040 musical instruments (fretted string instruments) October 1, 2021
9209.92 parts and accessories for musical instruments of heading 9202 October 1, 2021
9209992000 parts and accessories for bagpipes October 1, 2021
9209994040 parts and accessories for other woodwind instruments October 1, 2021
9209998000 other October 1, 2021
Heading Article/Component of Article Effective Date
9302 Revolvers and pistols April 1, 2010
93051020 Parts and accessories for revolvers and pistols April 1, 2010
Heading Article/Component of Article Effective Date
9401612010 upholstered teak chair, household August 6, 2015
9401612030 upholstered teak chairs, other August 6, 2015
940169 Seats with wood frames April 1, 2010
9401901500 parts of bent-wood seats August 6, 2015
9403304000 bent-wood office furniture August 6, 2015
9403404000 bent-wood kitchen furniture August 6, 2015
9403504000 bent-wood bedroom furniture August 6, 2015
9403604000 other bent-wood furniture August 6, 2015
Heading Article/Component of Article Effective Date
950420 Articles and accessories for billiards April 1, 2010
Heading Article/Component of Article Effective Date
9614002100 rough wood blocks for smoking pipe manufacture August 6, 2015
9620005500 monopods, bipods, tripods and similar articles of wood October 1, 2021
Heading Article/Component of Article Effective Date
9703 Sculptures April 1, 2010

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