Spotlight On Your State: California

LEGISLATIOn

Procurement

International trade agreements can bind state policies to restrictive government procurement rules.

 

Services

Under the WTO GATS state policies can be bound to international rules on service-sectors

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Investment

Under NAFTA and other trade agreements, corporations can use closed trade tribunals to privately enforce an extreme set of investor rights by suing the United States over the actions of state or local governments

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