If confirmed, Tillerson will sell the more than 600,000 shares he owns in the largest U.S. oil explorer and transfer the value of more than 2 million in deferred shares to an independently managed trust.
WTO said that subsidies set up by Washington state to support production of Boeing's 777X commercial jet, were "prohibited" as they encouraged the use of domestic materials, fueling unfair trade distortions.
Under an anti-obesity law manufacturers cannot put children's cartoon characters on packets of fattening food.
Absent from the list were some of Trump's most controversial plans, such as building a wall between the U.S. and Mexico, and repealing Obamacare.
"There’s going to be a lot of saber-rattling, but it supports too many jobs and too much rural infrastructure is set up for it," Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said.
A consideration of the unintended consequences of deregulation.
The fine is about five times the size of the central African nation’s gross domestic product, which the World Bank estimates at $13 billion.
Until now, Tesla has been challenging prohibitions of its sales model on a state-by-state basis. This is its first federal lawsuit on the matter.
The Center for Automotive Research estimates more than 1.1 million U.S. workers could lose their jobs because of the fuel-economy standards.
The federal guidelines are expected to include recommendations for states looking to pass legislation on introducing self-driving cars safely on their highways.