Bureau of Industry and Security – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Results 1 - 50 of 1,447
Information Systems; Technical Advisory Committee; Notice of Partially Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-22575
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-10-18
Agency: Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security
Sensors and Instrumentation Technical Advisory Committee; Notice of Partially Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-22194
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-10-13
Agency: Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security
Materials Processing Equipment Technical Advisory Committee; Notice of Open Meeting
Document Number: 2017-22193
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-10-13
Agency: Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security
In the Matter of: Tayabi Fazal Hussain, Lathifa Tower, Apt #1107, Al Nahda 1, Dubai, UAE
Document Number: 2017-21476
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-10-05
Agency: Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security
Order Denying Export Privileges
Document Number: 2017-21474
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-10-05
Agency: Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security
Order Denying Export Privileges
Document Number: 2017-21471
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-10-05
Agency: Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security
Updated Statements of Legal Authority for the Export Administration Regulations
Document Number: 2017-21003
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-10-03
Agency: Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security
This rule updates the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) legal authority paragraphs in the Export Administration Regulations (EAR) to cite the most recent Presidential notice continuing a national emergency declared pursuant to the International Emergency Economic Powers Act. This is a procedural, non-substantive rule that only updates authority paragraphs of the EAR. It does not alter any right, obligation or prohibition that applies to any person under the EAR.
Removal of Certain Entities From the Entity List; and Revisions of Entries on the Entity List
Document Number: 2017-20406
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-09-25
Agency: Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security
This rule amends the Export Administration Regulations (EAR) by removing three entities under four entries from the Entity List. This rule removes one entity listed under the destination of Australia, one entity listed under the destination of China, and one entity listed under the destinations of Iran and the United Arab Emirates from the Entity List. The one additional entry is being removed to account for one entity listed under more than one destination on the Entity List. All three of the removals are the result of requests for removal received by BIS pursuant to the section of the EAR used for requesting removal or modification of an Entity List entity and a review of information provided in the removal requests in accordance with the procedure for requesting removal or modification of an Entity List entity. Finally, this final rule modifies five existing entries on the Entity List consisting of five entries under Pakistan to provide additional or modified addresses and/or names for these persons.
Order Denying Export Privileges
Document Number: 2017-19526
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-14
Agency: Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security
Effects of Extending Foreign Policy-Based Export Controls Through 2018
Document Number: 2017-19010
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-07
Agency: Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security
The Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) is seeking public comments on the effect of existing foreign policy-based export controls in the Export Administration Regulations. Section 6 of the Export Administration Act requires BIS to consult with industry on the effect of such controls and to report the results of the consultations to Congress. BIS is conducting the consultations through this request for public comments. Comments from all interested persons are welcome and will help BIS determine whether its foreign policy-based export controls should be continued for another year. All comments will be made available for public inspection and copying and included in a report to be submitted to Congress.
National Defense Stockpile Market Impact Committee Request for Public Comments on the Potential Market Impact of the Proposed Fiscal Year 2019 Annual Materials Plan
Document Number: 2017-18664
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-05
Agency: Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security
The purpose of this notice is to advise the public that the National Defense Stockpile Market Impact Committee, co-chaired by the Departments of Commerce and State, is seeking public comments on the potential market impact of the proposed Fiscal Year 2019 National Defense Stockpile Annual Materials Plan. The role of the Market Impact Committee is to advise the National Defense Stockpile Manager on the projected domestic and foreign economic effects of all acquisitions, conversions, and disposals involving the stockpile and related material research and development projects. Public comments are an important element of the Committee's market impact review process.
Regulations and Procedures Technical Advisory Committee; Notice of Partially Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-18215
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-08-29
Agency: Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 2017-17975
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-08-24
Agency: Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security
Materials Technical Advisory Committee; Notice of Partially Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-17868
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-08-23
Agency: Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security
Wassenaar Arrangement 2016 Plenary Agreements Implementation
Document Number: 2017-16904
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-08-15
Agency: Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security
The Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) maintains, as part of its Export Administration Regulations (EAR), the Commerce Control List (CCL), which identifies certain items subject to Department of Commerce jurisdiction. This final rule revises the CCL, as well as corresponding parts of the EAR, to implement changes made to the Wassenaar Arrangement List of Dual-Use Goods and Technologies (WA List) maintained and agreed to by governments participating in the Wassenaar Arrangement on Export Controls for Conventional Arms and Dual-Use Goods and Technologies (Wassenaar Arrangement, or WA) at the December 2016 WA Plenary meeting. The Wassenaar Arrangement advocates implementation of effective export controls on strategic items with the objective of improving regional and international security and stability. This rule harmonizes the CCL with the agreements reached at the 2016 Plenary meeting by revising Export Control Classification Numbers (ECCNs) controlled for national security reasons in each category of the CCL, as well as making other associated changes to the EAR.
Revisions to the Export Administration Regulations Based on the 2016 Missile Technology Control Regime Plenary Agreements
Document Number: 2017-14312
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-07-07
Agency: Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security
The Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) is amending the Export Administration Regulations (EAR) to reflect changes to the Missile Technology Control Regime (MTCR) Annex that were agreed to by MTCR member countries at the October 2016 Plenary in Busan, South Korea, and the March 2016 Technical Experts Meeting (TEM) in Luxembourg City, Luxembourg. This final rule revises thirteen Export Control Classification Numbers (ECCNs), adds one ECCN, revises two EAR defined terms (including making other EAR conforming changes for the use of these two terms) and makes conforming EAR changes where needed to implement the changes that were agreed to at the meetings and to better align the missile technology (MT) controls on the Commerce Control List (CCL) with the MTCR Annex.
Order Renewing Order Temporarily Denying Export Privileges
Document Number: 2017-13972
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-03
Agency: Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security
Order Denying Export Privileges
Document Number: 2017-13971
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-03
Agency: Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security
Order Denying Export Privileges
Document Number: 2017-13970
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-03
Agency: Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security
Order Denying Export Privileges
Document Number: 2017-13969
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-03
Agency: Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security
Notice of Partially Closed Meeting of the Transportation and Related Equipment Technical Advisory Committee
Document Number: 2017-13875
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-03
Agency: Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security
Materials Processing Equipment Technical Advisory Committee; Notice of Partially Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-13874
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-03
Agency: Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security
Emerging Technology and Research Advisory Committee; Notice of Partially Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-13872
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-03
Agency: Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security
Information Systems Technical Advisory Committee; Notice of Partially Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-13871
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-03
Agency: Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security
Sensors and Instrumentation Technical Advisory Committee; Notice of Partially Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-13870
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-03
Agency: Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security
Notice of Partially Closed Meeting of the Materials Technical Advisory Committee
Document Number: 2017-13869
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-03
Agency: Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security
Control Policy: End-User and End-Use Based
Document Number: 2017-13802
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-06-30
Agency: Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security
Russian Sanctions: Addition of Certain Entities to the Entity List
Document Number: 2017-13167
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-06-22
Agency: Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security
The Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) amends the Export Administration Regulations (EAR) by adding ten entities to the Entity List. The ten entities that are added to the Entity List have been determined by the U.S. Government to be acting contrary to the national security or foreign policy interests of the United States. BIS is taking this action to ensure the efficacy of existing sanctions on the Russian Federation (Russia) for violating international law and fueling the conflict in eastern Ukraine. These entities will be listed on the Entity List under the destinations of the Crimea region of Ukraine and Russia.
Order Denying Export Privileges
Document Number: 2017-12857
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-06-22
Agency: Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security
Notice on Procedures for Attending or Viewing Remotely the Public Hearing on Section 232 National Security Investigation of Imports of Aluminum
Document Number: 2017-12729
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-06-19
Agency: Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security
On May 9, 2017 (82 FR 21509), the Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS), published the Notice of Request for Public Comments and Public Hearing on Section 232 National Security Investigation of Imports of Aluminum. The May 9 notice specified that the Secretary of Commerce initiated an investigation to determine the effects on the national security of imports of aluminum. This investigation has been initiated under section 232 of the Trade Expansion Act of 1962, as amended. (See the May 9 notice for additional details on the investigation and the request for public comments.) The May 9 notice also announced that the Department of Commerce will hold a public hearing on the investigation on June 22, 2017 in Washington, DC. Today's notice provides additional details on the procedures for attending the hearing and for viewing the hearing, via webcast.
Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request; Import, End-User, and Delivery Verification Certificates
Document Number: 2017-12502
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-06-16
Agency: Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security
The Department of Commerce, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request; Competitive Enhancement Needs Assessment Survey Program
Document Number: 2017-12501
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-06-16
Agency: Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security
The Department of Commerce, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request; Additional Protocol to the U.S.-IAEA Safeguards Agreement Report Forms
Document Number: 2017-12498
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-06-16
Agency: Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security
The Department of Commerce, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request; Procedures for Acceptance or Rejection of a Rated Order
Document Number: 2017-12497
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-06-16
Agency: Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security
The Department of Commerce, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
Wassenaar Arrangement 2015 Plenary Agreements Implementation, Removal of Foreign National Review Requirements, and Information Security Updates; Corrections
Document Number: 2017-12269
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-06-14
Agency: Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security
The Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) maintains, as part of its Export Administration Regulations (EAR), the Commerce Control List (CCL), which identifies certain items subject to Department of Commerce jurisdiction. This rule corrects citations, replaces text that was inadvertently removed, and corrects other errors associated with the ``Wassenaar Arrangement 2015 Plenary Agreements Implementation, Removal of Foreign National Review Requirements, and Information Security Updates'' final rule published on September 20, 2016 (WA15 rule).
Reminder of Offsets Reporting Requirements for Calendar Year 2016
Document Number: 2017-11981
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-06-09
Agency: Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security
This notice is intended to remind the public that U.S. companies are required, pursuant to the Defense Production Act of 1950, as amended (DPA), to report annually to the Department of Commerce (Commerce) information on contracts for the sale of defense articles or defense services to foreign countries or foreign companies that are subject to offsets agreements exceeding $5,000,000 in value. Consistent with the DPA, U.S. companies are also required to report annually to Commerce information on offsets transactions completed in performance of existing offsets commitments for which an offsets credit of $250,000 or more has been claimed from the foreign representative. Such reports from calendar year 2016 must include relevant information and must be submitted to Commerce no later than June 15, 2017.
Change in Comment Deadline for Section 232 National Security Investigation of Imports of Aluminum
Document Number: 2017-11557
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-06-02
Agency: Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security
On May 9, 2017, the Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS), published the Notice of Request for Public Comments and Public Hearing on Section 232 National Security Investigation of Imports of Aluminum. The May 9 notice specified that the Secretary of Commerce initiated an investigation to determine the effects on the national security of imports of aluminum. This investigation has been initiated under section 232 of the Trade Expansion Act of 1962, as amended. (See the May 9 notice for additional details on the investigation and the request for public comments.) The May 9 notice also announced that the Department of Commerce will hold a public hearing on the investigation on June 22, 2017 in Washington, DC (See the May 9 notice for additional details on the public hearing.) The deadline for the written comments was June 29, 2017. Today's notice moves the deadline for all written submissions up by six calendar days. Commenters now are encouraged to submit their comments by June 20, 2017, but all written submissions must be received by no later than June 23, 2017 to be considered in the drafting of the final report.
Regulations and Procedures Technical Advisory Committee; Notice of Partially Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-11175
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-31
Agency: Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security