Official U.S. sources
Bluebook, 18th ed., Rule 21.8.4(d) and the suggested citations above do not include any U.S. treaty sources. The U.S. did not ratify the Uruguay Round agreements as treaties, but instead implemented them through legislation and administrative action. Official sources are:
- Uruguay Round Agreements Act, Pub. L. 103-465, 108 Stat. 4809 (1994), 19 U.S.C. 3501 and other sections listed in the U.S.C. Tables and the short title note under 19 U.S.C.A. 3501.
Statutes at Large: B1 KF50 .U5
U.S.C.: B1 KF62
U.S.C.A.: MRR, Brown Atrium, Furman Hall
- Uruguay Round Trade Agreements, Text of Agreements, Implementing Bill, Statement of Administrative Action, and Required Supporting Statements: Message from the President of the United States Transmitting the Uruguay Round Trade Agreements, Texts of Agreements, Implementing Bill, Statement of Administrative Action and Required Supporting Statements. H.R. Doc. No. 103-316 (1994).
Reserve K4603 1987 .A3x 1994 (2 vols).
For administrative rules and regulations:
GATT 1947: General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade, Oct. 30, 1947, 61 Stat. A-11, T.I.A.S. 1700, 55 U.N.T.S. 194.
What are the T.I.A.S. and U.S.T. cites for the WTO agreements?
Treaties in Force...on January 1, 2009,http://www.state.gov/s/l/treaty/treaties/index.htm, lists the Uruguay Round Agreements but without T.I.A.S. or U.S.T. citations. To determine if citations to T.I.A.S. or U.S.T. are assigned in the future, check later editions of Treaties in Force, Treaty Actions, http://www.state.gov/s/l/treaty/c3428.htm,
the Treaty Actions page of the Department of State website, or a treaty guides such as A Guide to the United States Treaties in Force (Ed. I. Kavass, Buffalo, N.Y.: William S. Hein & Co., Inc.) under K AV numbers 4042, 4048, 4051, and 4045.