Imposition of Missile Proliferation Sanctions on Two North Korean Entities, 57649-57650 [2015-24275]

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Kerry, Secretary of State. [FR Doc. 2015–24271 Filed 9–23–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4710–10–P DEPARTMENT OF STATE [Public Notice: 9285] Imposition of Missile Proliferation Sanctions on Two North Korean Entities Bureau of International Security and Nonproliferation, Department of State. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: A determination has been made that North Korean entities have engaged in activities that require the imposition of measures pursuant to the Arms Export Control Act, as amended, and the Export Administration Act of 1979, as amended (as carried out under Executive Order 13222 of August 17, 2001). SUMMARY: DATES: Effective date: September 24, 2015. Pam Durham, Office of Missile, Biological, and Chemical Nonproliferation, Bureau of International Security and Nonproliferation, Department of State (202–647–4930). On import ban issues, FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: [FR Doc. 2015–24216 Filed 9–23–15; 8:45 am] 39 17 DEPARTMENT OF STATE 16:45 Sep 23, 2015 Jkt 235001 PO 00000 Frm 00083 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 57649 Susan Demske, Assistant Director for Regulatory Affairs, Department of the Treasury (202–622–4855). On U.S. Government procurement ban issues, Eric Moore, Office of the Procurement Executive, Department of State (703– 875–4079). SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Pursuant to Section 73(a)(1) of the Arms Export Control Act [22 U.S.C. 2797b(a)(1)]; Section 11B(b)(1) of the Export Administration Act of 1979 [50 U.S.C. app. 2410b(b)(1)], as carried out under Executive Order 13222 of August 17, 2001 (hereinafter cited as the ‘‘Export Administration Act of 1979’’); and Executive Order 12851 of June 11, 1993, the U.S. Government determined on September 11, 2015 that the following foreign persons have engaged in missile technology proliferation activities that require the imposition of the sanctions described in Sections 73(a)(2)(B) and (C) of the Arms Export Control Act [22 U.S.C. 2797b(a)(2)(B) and (C)] and Sections 11B(b)(1)(B)(ii) and (iii) of the Export Administration Act of 1979 [50 U.S.C. app. 2410b(b)(1)(B)(ii) and (iii)] on these entities: Korea Mining and Development Corporation (KOMID) (North Korea) and its sub-units and successors. Hesong Trading Corporation (North Korea) and its sub-units and successors. Accordingly, the following sanctions are being imposed on these entities for two years: (A) Denial of all new individual licenses for the transfer to the sanctioned entities of all items on the U.S. Munitions List and all items the export of which is controlled under the Export Administration Act; (B) Denial of all U.S. Government contracts with the sanctioned entities; and (C) Prohibition on the importation into the U.S. of all products produced by the sanctioned entities. With respect to items controlled pursuant to the Export Administration Act of 1979, the above export sanction only applies to exports made pursuant to individual export licenses. Additionally, because North Korea is a country with a non-market economy that is not a former member of the Warsaw Pact (as referenced in the definition of ‘‘person’’ in section 74(8)(B) of the Arms Export Control Act), the following sanctions shall be applied for two years to all activities of the North Korean government relating to the development or production of missile equipment or technology and all activities of the North Korean government affecting the development or production of electronics, space E:\FR\FM\24SEN1.SGM 24SEN1 57650 Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 185 / Thursday, September 24, 2015 / Notices systems or equipment, and military aircraft: (A) Denial of all new individual licenses for the transfer to the government activities described above of all items on the U.S. Munitions List; (B) Denial of all U.S. Government contracts with the government activities described above; and (C) Prohibition on the importation into the U.S. of all products produced by the government activities described above. These measures shall be implemented by the responsible departments and agencies of the United States Government as provided in Executive Order 12851 of June 11, 1993. Dated: September 17, 2015. C.S. Eliot Kang, Assistant Secretary of State for International Security and Nonproliferation, Acting. [FR Doc. 2015–24275 Filed 9–23–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4710–27–P DEPARTMENT OF STATE [Public Notice: 9286] Imposition of Nonproliferation Measures on Two North Korean Entities Bureau of International Security and Nonproliferation, Department of State. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The U.S. Government has determined that two North Korean entities have engaged in proliferation activities that warrant the imposition of measures pursuant to Executive Order 12938 of November 14, 1994, as amended by Executive Order 13094 of July 28, 1998 and Executive Order 13382 of June 28, 2005. DATES: Effective September 24, 2015. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Pam Durham, Office of Missile, Biological, and Chemical Nonproliferation, Bureau of International Security and Nonproliferation, Department of State (202–647–4930). On import ban issues, Susan Demske, Assistant Director for Regulatory Affairs, Department of the Treasury (202–622–4855). On U.S. Government procurement ban issues, Eric Moore, Office of the Procurement Executive, Department of State (703– 875–4079). SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Pursuant to the authorities vested in the President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, including the International Emergency Economic Powers Act (50 U.S.C. 1701 et seq.) (IEEPA), the National Emergencies Act tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:45 Sep 23, 2015 Jkt 235001 (50 U.S.C. 1601 et seq.), the Arms Export Control Act (22 U.S.C. 2751 et seq.), and Section 301 of title 3, United States Code, and Executive Order 12938 of November 14, 1994, as amended, the U.S. Government determined on August 17, 2015 that the following two North Korean entities have engaged in proliferation activities that warrant the imposition of measures pursuant to sections 4(b), 4(c), and 4(d) of Executive Order 12938: Hesong Trading Corporation (North Korea) Korea Mining and Development Corporation (KOMID) (North Korea) Accordingly, pursuant to the provisions of Executive Order 12938, the following measures are imposed on these entities, and their subunits and successors, for two years: 1. No departments or agencies of the United States Government shall procure or enter into any contract for the procurement of any goods, technology, or services from these entities including the termination of existing contracts; 2. No departments or agencies of the United States government shall provide any assistance to these entities, and shall not obligate further funds for such purposes; 3. The Secretary of the Treasury shall prohibit the importation into the United States of any goods, technology, or services produced or provided by these entities, other than information or informational materials within the meaning of section 203(b)(3) of the International Emergency Economic Powers Act (50 U.S.C. 1702(b)(3)). These measures shall be implemented by the responsible departments and agencies as provided in Executive Order 12938. In addition, pursuant to section 126.7(a)(1) of the International Traffic in Arms Regulations, it is deemed that suspending the above-named entities from participating in any activities subject to Section 38 of the Arms Export Control Act would be in furtherance of the national security and foreign policy of the United States. Therefore, for two years, the Department of State is hereby suspending all licenses and other approvals for: (a) Exports and other transfers of defense articles and defense services from the United States to the above-named entities; (b) transfers of U.S.-origin defense articles and defense services from foreign destinations to the above-named entities; and (c) temporary import of defense articles to or from the above-named entities. Moreover, it is the policy of the United States to deny licenses and other approvals for exports and temporary PO 00000 Frm 00084 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 imports of defense articles and defense services destined for the above-named entities. Dated: September 17, 2015. C.S. Eliot Kang, Assistant Secretary of State for International Security and Nonproliferation, Acting. 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[FR Doc No: 2015-24275]


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DEPARTMENT OF STATE

[Public Notice: 9285]


Imposition of Missile Proliferation Sanctions on Two North Korean 
Entities

AGENCY: Bureau of International Security and Nonproliferation, 
Department of State.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: A determination has been made that North Korean entities have 
engaged in activities that require the imposition of measures pursuant 
to the Arms Export Control Act, as amended, and the Export 
Administration Act of 1979, as amended (as carried out under Executive 
Order 13222 of August 17, 2001).

DATES: Effective date: September 24, 2015.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Pam Durham, Office of Missile, 
Biological, and Chemical Nonproliferation, Bureau of International 
Security and Nonproliferation, Department of State (202-647-4930). On 
import ban issues, Susan Demske, Assistant Director for Regulatory 
Affairs, Department of the Treasury (202-622-4855). On U.S. Government 
procurement ban issues, Eric Moore, Office of the Procurement 
Executive, Department of State (703-875-4079).

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Pursuant to Section 73(a)(1) of the Arms 
Export Control Act [22 U.S.C. 2797b(a)(1)]; Section 11B(b)(1) of the 
Export Administration Act of 1979 [50 U.S.C. app. 2410b(b)(1)], as 
carried out under Executive Order 13222 of August 17, 2001 (hereinafter 
cited as the ``Export Administration Act of 1979''); and Executive 
Order 12851 of June 11, 1993, the U.S. Government determined on 
September 11, 2015 that the following foreign persons have engaged in 
missile technology proliferation activities that require the imposition 
of the sanctions described in Sections 73(a)(2)(B) and (C) of the Arms 
Export Control Act [22 U.S.C. 2797b(a)(2)(B) and (C)] and Sections 
11B(b)(1)(B)(ii) and (iii) of the Export Administration Act of 1979 [50 
U.S.C. app. 2410b(b)(1)(B)(ii) and (iii)] on these entities:
    Korea Mining and Development Corporation (KOMID) (North Korea) and 
its sub-units and successors.
    Hesong Trading Corporation (North Korea) and its sub-units and 
successors.
    Accordingly, the following sanctions are being imposed on these 
entities for two years:
    (A) Denial of all new individual licenses for the transfer to the 
sanctioned entities of all items on the U.S. Munitions List and all 
items the export of which is controlled under the Export Administration 
Act;
    (B) Denial of all U.S. Government contracts with the sanctioned 
entities; and
    (C) Prohibition on the importation into the U.S. of all products 
produced by the sanctioned entities.
    With respect to items controlled pursuant to the Export 
Administration Act of 1979, the above export sanction only applies to 
exports made pursuant to individual export licenses.
    Additionally, because North Korea is a country with a non-market 
economy that is not a former member of the Warsaw Pact (as referenced 
in the definition of ``person'' in section 74(8)(B) of the Arms Export 
Control Act), the following sanctions shall be applied for two years to 
all activities of the North Korean government relating to the 
development or production of missile equipment or technology and all 
activities of the North Korean government affecting the development or 
production of electronics, space

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systems or equipment, and military aircraft:
    (A) Denial of all new individual licenses for the transfer to the 
government activities described above of all items on the U.S. 
Munitions List;
    (B) Denial of all U.S. Government contracts with the government 
activities described above; and
    (C) Prohibition on the importation into the U.S. of all products 
produced by the government activities described above.
    These measures shall be implemented by the responsible departments 
and agencies of the United States Government as provided in Executive 
Order 12851 of June 11, 1993.

    Dated: September 17, 2015.
 C.S. Eliot Kang,
Assistant Secretary of State for International Security and 
Nonproliferation, Acting.
[FR Doc. 2015-24275 Filed 9-23-15; 8:45 am]
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