Customs and Border Protection officials have made it clear that anyone who admits to using marijuana prior to Oct. 17 could be banned from entering the US.
But data sharing depends on co-operation among competitors and security remains an open question.
Pilot projects to have rail passengers clear US customs in Montreal and BC.
Plans to discuss potential US sites and the longer-term goal of applying it to commercial goods.
Arrangement recognizes each country’s Trusted Trader program members.
US lawmakers pressed to pass a law, Parliament’s public safety committee sitting on it for several months.
Arrangement could revamp the way clear travellers clear customs.
Pre-clearance customs agreement part of “Beyond the Border”
US Coast Guard permit ends phase 1; next step is funding a US Customs facility.