Export Control Regulations
There are three primary administrative brancehes of the government charged iwth implementation and enforcement of export regulations. Each department has a primary area of responsibility and specific regulations. However, there are times when the regulations overlap and jurisdictino may be shared.
The offices are:
- OU.S. Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) administers the Export Administration Regulations (EAR) - 15 CFR §§ 730-774
- Directorate of Defense Trade Controls (DDTC) administers the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) - 22 CFR §§ 120-130
- Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) - 31 CFA §§ 500-599