Office of Investment Security September 2020 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Provisions Pertaining to Certain Investments in the United States by Foreign Persons
Document Number: 2020-18454
Type: Rule
Date: 2020-09-15
Agency: Department of the Treasury, Office of Investment Security
This final rule modifies certain provisions in the regulations of the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States that implement section 721 of the Defense Production Act of 1950, as amended by the Foreign Investment Risk Review Modernization Act of 2018. Specifically, the rule modifies the mandatory declaration provision for certain foreign investment transactions involving a U.S. business that produces, designs, tests, manufactures, fabricates, or develops one or more critical technologies. It also makes amendments to the definition of the term ``substantial interest'' and a related provision, and makes one technical revision.