Source: U.S. Department of Commerce – BIS
This final rule implements changes that were proposed on May 22, 2015, in a proposed rule entitled Revisions to the Export Administration Regulations (EAR): Harmonization of the Destination Control Statements. This final rule revises the destination control statement in § 758.6 of the Export Administration Regulations (EAR) to harmonize the statement required for the export of items subject to the EAR with the destination control statement in § 123.9(b)(1) of the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). This final rule is published in conjunction with a Department of State, Directorate of Defense Trade Controls final rule revising § 123.9(b)(1) of the ITAR. Both final rules are part of the President’s Export Control Reform Initiative. This final rule is also part of Commerce’s retrospective regulatory review plan under Executive Order (E.O.) 13563….