Imposition of Nonproliferation Measures Against Rosoboronexport, Including a Ban on U.S. Government Procurement, 21333-21334 [2018-09928]

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The Act provides for penalties on foreign entities and individuals for the transfer to or acquisition from Iran since January 1, 1999; the transfer to or acquisition from Syria since January 1, 2005; or the transfer to or acquisition from North Korea since January 1, 2006, of goods, services, or technology controlled under multilateral control lists (Missile Technology Control Regime, Australia Group, Chemical Weapons Convention, Nuclear Suppliers Group, Wassenaar Arrangement) or otherwise having the potential to make a material contribution to the development of weapons of mass destruction (WMD) or cruise or ballistic missile systems. 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SSNVS is Estimated total annual burden (hours) Average burden per response (minutes) Frequency of response 1 3 10 a cost-free method for employers to verify employee information via the internet. The respondents are employers who need to verify SSN data using SSA’s records. Type of Request: Revision of an OMBapproved information collection. Number of responses Estimated total annual burden (hours) Average burden per response (minutes) 2,483,220 5 206,935 such items have the potential of making a material contribution to WMD or cruise or ballistic missile systems, items on U.S. national control lists for WMD/ missile reasons that are not on multilateral lists, and other items with the potential of making such a material contribution when added through caseby-case decisions. DATES: April 30, 2018. On general issues: Pam Durham, Office of Missile, Biological, and Chemical Nonproliferation, Bureau of International Security and Nonproliferation, Department of State, Telephone (202) 647–4930, durhampk@ state.gov. For U.S. Government procurement ban issues: Eric Moore, Office of the Procurement Executive, Department of State, Telephone: (703) 875–4079, mooren@state.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: E:\FR\FM\09MYN1.SGM 09MYN1 21334 Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 90 / Wednesday, May 9, 2018 / Notices On April 30, 2018, the U.S. Government applied the measures authorized in Section 3 of the Iran, North Korea, and Syria Nonproliferation Act (Pub. L. 109–353) against the following foreign person identified in the report submitted pursuant to Section 2(a) of the Act: Rosoboronexport (ROE) (Russia) and any successor, sub-unit, or subsidiary thereof. Accordingly, pursuant to Section 3 of the Act, the following measures are imposed on these persons: 1. No department or agency of the United States Government may procure or enter into any contract for the procurement of any goods, technology, or services from this foreign person, except to the extent that the Secretary of State otherwise may determine. This measure shall not apply to subcontracts at any tier with ROE and any successor, sub-unit, or subsidiary thereof made on behalf of the United States Government for goods, technology, and services for the maintenance, repair, overhaul, or sustainment of Mi-17 helicopters for the purpose of providing assistance to the security forces of Afghanistan, as well as for the purpose of combating terrorism and violent extremism globally. Moreover, the ban on U.S. government procurement from the Russian entity Rosoboronexport (ROE) and any successor, sub-unit, or subsidiary thereof shall not apply to United States Government procurement of goods, technology, and services for the purchase, maintenance, or sustainment of the Digital Electro Optical Sensor OSDCAM4060 to improve the U.S. ability to monitor and verify Russia’s Open Skies Treaty compliance. Such subcontracts include the purchase of spare parts, supplies, and related services for these purposes; 2. No department or agency of the United States Government may provide any assistance to this foreign person, and this person shall not be eligible to participate in any assistance program of the United States Government, except to the extent that the Secretary of State otherwise may determine; 3. No United States Government sales to this foreign person of any item on the United States Munitions List are permitted, and all sales to this person of any defense articles, defense services, or design and construction services under the Arms Export Control Act are terminated; and 4. No new individual licenses shall be granted for the transfer to this foreign person of items the export of which is controlled under the Export Administration Act of 1979 or the Export Administration Regulations, and amozie on DSK3GDR082PROD with NOTICES SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:39 May 08, 2018 Jkt 244001 any existing such licenses are suspended. These measures shall be implemented by the responsible departments and agencies of the United States Government and will remain in place for two years from the effective date, except to the extent that the Secretary of State may subsequently determine otherwise. Christopher A. 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Final MASPS for Interoperability of Collision Avoidance Systems language 5. ACAS Xa/Xo MOPS 6. Final Review and Comment/Open Consultation Overview 7. Working Group Comment Resolution Review and Status 8. Open Comments a. Discussion 9. ACAS Xa/Xo MOPS Approval Consideration 10. Next Steps a. Comment Resolution Implementation Work-plan b. European Validation Process/ Schedule 11. ACAS Xu a. Report from ACAS Xu WG 12. Summary and Adjourn 13. Note: Plenary MAY continue TO Friday, May 18th only if all business is not concluded on Thursday, May 17th. Attendance is open to the interested public but limited to space availability. With the approval of the chairman, members of the public may present oral statements at the meeting. Persons wishing to present statements or obtain information should contact the person listed in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section. Members of the public may present a written statement to the committee at any time. Issued in Washington, DC on April 12, 2018. 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[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 90 (Wednesday, May 9, 2018)]
[Notices]
[Pages 21333-21334]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2018-09928]


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DEPARTMENT OF STATE

[Public Notice: 10406]


Imposition of Nonproliferation Measures Against Rosoboronexport, 
Including a Ban on U.S. Government Procurement

AGENCY: Department of State.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: A determination has been made that a foreign person has 
engaged in activities that warrant the imposition of measures pursuant 
to Section 3 of the Iran, North Korea, and Syria Nonproliferation Act. 
The Act provides for penalties on foreign entities and individuals for 
the transfer to or acquisition from Iran since January 1, 1999; the 
transfer to or acquisition from Syria since January 1, 2005; or the 
transfer to or acquisition from North Korea since January 1, 2006, of 
goods, services, or technology controlled under multilateral control 
lists (Missile Technology Control Regime, Australia Group, Chemical 
Weapons Convention, Nuclear Suppliers Group, Wassenaar Arrangement) or 
otherwise having the potential to make a material contribution to the 
development of weapons of mass destruction (WMD) or cruise or ballistic 
missile systems. The latter category includes items of the same kind as 
those on multilateral lists but falling below the control list 
parameters when it is determined that such items have the potential of 
making a material contribution to WMD or cruise or ballistic missile 
systems, items on U.S. national control lists for WMD/missile reasons 
that are not on multilateral lists, and other items with the potential 
of making such a material contribution when added through case-by-case 
decisions.

DATES: April 30, 2018.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: On general issues: Pam Durham, Office 
of Missile, Biological, and Chemical Nonproliferation, Bureau of 
International Security and Nonproliferation, Department of State, 
Telephone (202) 647-4930, [email protected]. For U.S. Government 
procurement ban issues: Eric Moore, Office of the Procurement 
Executive, Department of State, Telephone: (703) 875-4079, 
[email protected].

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SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On April 30, 2018, the U.S. Government 
applied the measures authorized in Section 3 of the Iran, North Korea, 
and Syria Nonproliferation Act (Pub. L. 109-353) against the following 
foreign person identified in the report submitted pursuant to Section 
2(a) of the Act:
    Rosoboronexport (ROE) (Russia) and any successor, sub-unit, or 
subsidiary thereof.
    Accordingly, pursuant to Section 3 of the Act, the following 
measures are imposed on these persons:
    1. No department or agency of the United States Government may 
procure or enter into any contract for the procurement of any goods, 
technology, or services from this foreign person, except to the extent 
that the Secretary of State otherwise may determine. This measure shall 
not apply to subcontracts at any tier with ROE and any successor, sub-
unit, or subsidiary thereof made on behalf of the United States 
Government for goods, technology, and services for the maintenance, 
repair, overhaul, or sustainment of Mi-17 helicopters for the purpose 
of providing assistance to the security forces of Afghanistan, as well 
as for the purpose of combating terrorism and violent extremism 
globally. Moreover, the ban on U.S. government procurement from the 
Russian entity Rosoboronexport (ROE) and any successor, sub-unit, or 
subsidiary thereof shall not apply to United States Government 
procurement of goods, technology, and services for the purchase, 
maintenance, or sustainment of the Digital Electro Optical Sensor 
OSDCAM4060 to improve the U.S. ability to monitor and verify Russia's 
Open Skies Treaty compliance. Such subcontracts include the purchase of 
spare parts, supplies, and related services for these purposes;
    2. No department or agency of the United States Government may 
provide any assistance to this foreign person, and this person shall 
not be eligible to participate in any assistance program of the United 
States Government, except to the extent that the Secretary of State 
otherwise may determine;
    3. No United States Government sales to this foreign person of any 
item on the United States Munitions List are permitted, and all sales 
to this person of any defense articles, defense services, or design and 
construction services under the Arms Export Control Act are terminated; 
and
    4. No new individual licenses shall be granted for the transfer to 
this foreign person of items the export of which is controlled under 
the Export Administration Act of 1979 or the Export Administration 
Regulations, and any existing such licenses are suspended.
    These measures shall be implemented by the responsible departments 
and agencies of the United States Government and will remain in place 
for two years from the effective date, except to the extent that the 
Secretary of State may subsequently determine otherwise.

Christopher A. Ford,
Assistant Secretary of State for International Security and 
Nonproliferation.
[FR Doc. 2018-09928 Filed 5-8-18; 8:45 am]
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